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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 346

    ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966) POUR JEAN-MICHEL FRANK

    LAMPE DITE 'LAMPE GRECQUE', GRAND MODELE, LE MODELE CREE VERS 1937

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    ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966) POUR JEAN-MICHEL FRANK
    LAMPE DITE 'LAMPE GRECQUE', GRAND MODELE, LE MODELE CREE VERS 1937
    En plâtre, le pied fuselé légèrement épaulé sur une base circulaire
    Hauteur : 42,5 cm. (16¾ in.)


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    Cf. : Léopold Diego Sanchez, Jean-Michel Frank, id., p. 167
    Pierre-Emmanuel Martin Vivier, Jean-Michel Frank, l'étrange luxe du rien, id., p. 45

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    Saleroom Notice

    Le lot 346 est illustré au catalogue sous le numéro 348.

    Lot 346 is illustrated in the catalogue under number 348.


    Literature

    Laurence Benaïm, Yves Saint Laurent, id.
    The Annette and Alberto Giacometti database, n. 840


    Post Lot Text

    'LAMPE GRECQUE', TALL MODEL, DESIGNED CIRCA 1937
    In plaster, the shouldered tapering stem on a circular base