Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
L'homme au doigt
signed and numbered 'A Giacometti 6/6' (on the top of the base); inscribed with foundry mark 'Alexis Rudier Fondeur Paris' (on the back of the base)
bronze with patina and hand-painted by the artist
Height: 69 7/8 in. (177.5 cm.)
Conceived in 1947.
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York.
Fred H. and Betty P. Olsen, Guilford, CT (acquired from the above, 1953).
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1 May 1970.