Alberto Giacometti (Swiss, 1901–1966)
Untitled, 1921–23

Graphite on white wove paper
13 3/16 x 5 1/8 inches (33.5 x 13 cm)
Signed and dated lower center in pencil: 1921-1923 / Alberto Giacometti.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. G. David Thompson, 62.207


?–1962, Collection of G. David Thompson, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

1962, Gift of G. David Thompson to IU Art Museum


September 17, 1989–May 13, 1990, “Three Universities Collect: 20th-Century Works on Paper,” The Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, September 17–November 10, 1989; Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, January 23–March 4, 1990; University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, April 1–May 13, 1990 (cat. no. 38)

Alternate Titles

Nude Figure


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Similar sketch of nude woman on verso.