Lot 3043 - A197 Swiss Art - Friday, 02. July 2021, 02.00 PM

GIOVANNI GIACOMETTI

(Stampa 1868–1933 Glion)
Il burrone (The ravine). Circa 1918.
Oil on canvas.
Inscribed on the reverse by Diego Giacometti: Quadro autentico di mia padre Giovanni Giacoemtti 1868–1933. Maloja 4/10/59. Diego Giacometti.
73 × 50 cm.

Provenance:
- Galerie am Stadelhofen, Zurich (Estate of Giovanni Giacometti).
- Swiss private collection.

Exhibited:
- Probably Zurich 1917, Cuno Amiet. Giovanni Giacometti. Hermann Haller. Felicitas Trillhaasse, Kunsthaus Zürich, 6.5.–3.6.1917, no. 104.
- Zurich 1960, Giovanni Giacometti, Galerie am Stadelhofen, 23.4.–26.6.1960, no. 13, as 'Wasserfall, 1919'.
- Zurich 1962/63, Giovanni Giacometti, Galerie am Stadelhofen, 10.11.1962–27.1.1963, no. 58, as 'Wasserfall, 1915'.

Source:
Giovanni Giacometti, Registro dei quadri, Quaderno 2, p. 28, no. 352.

Literature:
- Elisabeth Esther Köhler: Giovanni Giacometti 1868–1933. Leben und Werk, mit Werkverzeichnis, Zurich 1969, no. 279.
- Paul Müller and Viola Radlach: Giovanni Giacometti. Werkkatalog der Gemälde, Zurich 1997, vol. II-2, p. 436/437, no. 1918.17 (with ill.).

CHF 50 000 / 70 000

€ 46 730 / 65 420

Sold for CHF 79 600 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.