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    Sale 1995

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 388

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)

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

    Price Realised  

    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: 17 in. (43 cm.)
    Length: 51 1/8 in. (129.9 cm.)
    Width: 34 in. (86.4 cm.)
    Designed circa 1979


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    Provenance

    Anon. (acquired from the artist); sale, Christie's, London, 2 December 1986, lot 367.
    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).