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Alberto Giacometti and the Perception of Reality

Text by Patrick de Vries.

This book looks at a selection of drawings by Alberto Giacometti (1901–66) and examines them against more than 100 letters exchanged between Giacometti and his parents, the majority of which have never been published.

The choice of drawings and the selected correspondence illuminate important aspects of the development of Giacometti’s work over five decades of his life. Author Patrick de Vries also examines Giacometti’s friendships with important artists who were his contemporaries, such as Pablo Picasso, Francis Gruber, Balthus and Tal-Coat. Recounting the artists’ views of each other and the similarities and dissimilarities between their works, de Vries also looks into the discussions between Giacometti and his friend, the Japanese philosopher Isaku Yanaihara, which reveal interesting insights into the rarely discussed subject of Giacometti’s fascination with East Asian art.


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Alberto Giacometti and the Perception of Reality

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI AND THE PERCEPTION OF REALITY

Text by Patrick de Vries.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775745277
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Pub Date: 11/26/2019
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Giacometti

GIACOMETTI

Edited by Karole P.B. Vail, Megan Fontanella. Text by Valerie Fletcher, Catherine Grenier, Karole P.B. Vail.

GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780892075386
USD $55.00
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Pub Date: 6/26/2018
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Giacometti: Pure Presence

GIACOMETTI: PURE PRESENCE

Text by Paul Moorhouse.

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY

ISBN: 9781855145320
USD $49.95
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Pub Date: 11/24/2015
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Alberto Giacometti

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI

Edited by Véronique Wiesinger.

EDICIONES POLíGRAFA

ISBN: 9788434312975
USD $55.00
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Pub Date: 5/31/2012
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Alberto Giacometti: The Origin of Space

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI: THE ORIGIN OF SPACE

Text by Markus Brüderlin, Julia Wallner, Toni Stooss.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775727150
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Pub Date: 4/30/2011
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Alberto Giacometti: Retrospective

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI: RETROSPECTIVE

Edited by Nadia Schneider. Text by Donat Rütiman, Thierry Dufręne, Casimiro Di Crescenzo.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9783037640609
USD $45.00
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Pub Date: 3/31/2010
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Giacometti

GIACOMETTI

Text by Ulf Küster, Pierre-Emanuel Martin-Vivier, Véronique Wiesinger. Preface by Felix Baumann.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775723497
USD $75.00
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Pub Date: 11/30/2009
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Alberto Giacometti: Space, Figure, Time

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI: SPACE, FIGURE, TIME

Text by Ulf Küster.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775723732
USD $30.00
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Pub Date: 11/30/2009
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Alberto Giacometti: Works, Writings, Interviews

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI: WORKS, WRITINGS, INTERVIEWS

Text by Ángel González.

EDICIONES POLíGRAFA

ISBN: 9788434309500
USD $45.00
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Pub Date: 3/1/2007
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Alberto Giacometti

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780870703393
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Pub Date: 7/2/2002
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Giacometti: A Biography In Pictures

GIACOMETTI: A BIOGRAPHY IN PICTURES

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775707930
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Pub Date: 5/2/1999
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