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    Sale 2062

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    16 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 251

    DIEGO GIACOMETTI (1902-1985)

    'HIBOU ET COUPE' A BRONZE TABLE LAMP, SECOND VERSION, CIRCA 1980

    Price Realised  

    DIEGO GIACOMETTI (1902-1985)
    'Hibou et Coupe' A Bronze Table Lamp, second version, circa 1980
    19¼ in. (49.5 cm.) high
    inscribed DIEGO and with the monogram


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    cf. F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, p. 111.
    D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 148.
    C. Boutonnet, R. Ortiz, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 2003, p. 84.

    Saleroom Notice

    The provenance for this lot is:
    Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris (acquired directly from the artist).
    Gallery Claude Bernard, Inc., New York.
    Donald Morris Gallery, Inc., Birmingham, Michigan (acquired from the above in November 1983).
    Christie's, New York, 14 May 1999, lot 659.
    Acquired by the present owner at the above sale.