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The Nose, (1947, revised 1949, cast c. 1960-65)

Alberto Giacometti, Swiss, b. Borgonovo, 1901–1966

Bronze, iron, and twine, 32 × 28 1/2 × 15 3/8 in. (81.2 × 69.2 × 39 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972

Accession Number: 72.132

Provenance:
Jh Purchased From Parke-bernet Galleries, New York 1970

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Alberto Giacometti 1901-1966," 15 September-13 November 1988, no. 34, p. 124, ill. p. 125. TOUR: SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, 15 December 1988-5 February 1989.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Strange Bodies," 11 December 2008-15 November 2009, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Masterworks from the Hirshhorn Collection," 9 June 2016-6 August 2017, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Surrealism (European)/Postwar European, Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC), 3rd Floor