Condition: This sculpture is in perfect condition
Bronze Dimensions with Marble Base:
Height 16" X Width 18"
Marble Dimensions:5.5" X 3"
Height without base:11.5"
In the presence of others, the hand can convey a myriad of emotions and intentions, from love and connection to fear and caution. Giacometti's sculpture captures the essence of these gestures, making it a powerful representation of the complexity of human expression. Despite its delicate appearance, "La Main" carries the emotional and symbolic weight of countless human interactions and experiences.
Created during 1947, alongside other sculptures like "Le Nez" and "Tête sur tige," this artwork is part of Giacometti's exploration of the human form, a precursor to his iconic elongated sculptures. "La Main" invites viewers to contemplate the significance of the hand in our lives, making it a thought-provoking addition to any art collection or space.