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Type: Sculptor
Nationality: Swiss
Date of Birth: 10/10/1901


 

Alberto Giacometti Quotes > In the past I have never...

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In the past I have never thought about loneliness when working, and I don't think about it now. Yet there must be a reason for the fact that so many people talk about it.
Alberto Giacometti

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