Giacometti’s Grande Femme (Tall Woman) 1958

Alberto Giacommeti’s rough-hewn plaster sculpture smudged with red paint touches me because I can almost see the work being created before me, I can feel Giacometti’s hands kneading the plaster and smearing the paint.

Giacometti tall woman - photo triptych Benjamin Bergery 2012

Click the image for a triptych view

The sculpture is on display at the Pompidou Center, as part of its permanent collection.

20. July 2013 by benjamin
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