Letter is in French. Giacometti reflects on a question from Selz about artistic representations of the human form. A typewritten translation of this letter into English has been scanned and cataloged as item 17006. This item should be viewed with item 17006.
Alberto Giacometti letter to Peter Selz, 1959 May 17. Peter Howard Selz papers, 1929-2014, bulk 1950-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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