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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 42

    ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966)

    AN 'ETOILE' TABLE LAMP, DESIGNED 1936

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966)
    AN 'ETOILE' TABLE LAMP, DESIGNED 1936
    patinated bronze
    23 in. (58.5 cm.) high
    inscribed A Giacometti


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    This lot is registered under the number AGD 3593 in the Alberto and Annette Giacometti Database.

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    Provenance

    Valerie and Alexander Berliner, New York;
    Acquired from the above by the current owner, 1990.


    Literature

    L.D. Sanchez, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 1980, p. 200 for an illustration of another cast;
    F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, vol. 1, p. 115 for an illustration of another cast;
    C. Boutonnet and R. Ortiz, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 2003, p. 42 for an illustration of another cast.