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GIACOMETTI, Diego (1902 - 1985), Sculptor, designer of ornamental architectural features

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GIACOMETTI, Diego (1902 - 1985), Sculptor, designer of ornamental architectural features

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Active from 1925 active in France.

Born 1902, in Stampa; died 15 July 1985, in Paris.

Sculptor, designer of ornamental architectural features. Bestiaries, birds, cats. Furniture.

Diego Giacometti was the younger brother of Alberto Giacometti and went to live with him in Paris in 1925, where he shared his studio, first on the Rue Froidevaux, then on the Rue Hippolyte-Maindron.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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