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    Sale 1995

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 383

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)

    La table-carcasse, petit modèle à la chauve-souris

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    Estimate

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
    La table-carcasse, petit modèle à la chauve-souris
    stamped with signature and monogram 'DIEGO DG' (on the crossbar)
    bronze with green patina and glass top
    Height: 16 7/8 in. (42.9 cm.)
    Length: 51¼ in. (130.2 cm.)
    Width: 33 7/8 in. (86 cm.)
    Executed circa 1979


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    Provenance

    Anon. (acquired from the artist); sale, Christie's, New York, 20 November 1986, lot 258.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, vol. I, p. 115 (another cast illustrated, pls. 96-97).
    D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 109 (another cast illustrated).