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Alberto Giacometti and artists' model Carmen Damedoz

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Photographer:
Walton, Marion, 1899-1996
Subject:
Damedoz, Carmen
Giacometti, Alberto
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1922
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 9 x 7 cm.
Summary:
Identification on verso (handwritten): Carmen and Roberto; Giacometti (sculptor); Paris; taken by M. Walton 1922 in the sculptor's studio at the Academie de la Grand Chaumiere. Bourdelle [?] was the maitre [?], Carmen was Rodin's mod[el].
Though the note on verso suggests the man in the photo is named Roberto, it is presumed that it is Alberto Giacometti.
Identification of Carmen based on similarity to photos of Damedoz in: Rodin et ses modèles: le portrait photographié: Musée Rodin, 24 avril 1990-3 juin 1990. [Paris]: Le Musée, 1990.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Artists' models
Sculptors
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8538
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Marion Walton papers, 1915-1976
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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