Alberto Giacometti. Woman with Her Throat Cut. 1932 (cast 1949)

Alberto Giacometti Woman with Her Throat Cut 1932 (cast 1949)

  • Not on view

Part woman, part crustacean, and part insect, Woman with Her Throat Cut is rigorously horizontal. Intended by the artist to be placed on the floor without a base, it suggests the violent image of a woman raped and murdered.

Gallery label from 2006
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
8 x 34 1/2 x 25" (20.3 x 87.6 x 63.5 cm)
Credit
Purchase
Object number
696.1949
Copyright
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Department
Painting and Sculpture