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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 624

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)

    La table grecque

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
    La table grecque
    stamped four times with the signature 'Diego' (on the crossbraces)
    bronze with green and brown patina and glass top
    Height: 17¼ in. (43.8 cm.)
    Width: 40¼ in. (102.2 cm.)
    Depth: 32¼ in. (81.8 cm.)
    Conceived in 1965


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    Provenance

    Private collection, New York.
    James Kirkman Ltd., London.
    Acquired from the above in 1991.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF SIMON SAINSBURY


    Literature

    F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, vol. I, Paris, 1986, p. 78 (another cast illustrated).
    D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 64 (another cast illustrated).