• Art Impressionniste et Moderne auction at Christies

    Sale 5583

    Art Impressionniste et Moderne

    1 December 2009, Paris

  • Lot 121

    DIEGO GIACOMETTI (1902-1985)

    La table "grecque"

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    DIEGO GIACOMETTI (1902-1985)
    La table "grecque"
    bronze à patine brun doré
    Hauteur : 45 cm. (17¾ in.)
    Longueur : 119,2 cm. (46 7/8 in.)
    Largeur : 94,2 cm. (37 1/8 in.)
    Conçu vers 1965


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    Provenance

    Acquis auprès de l'artiste par la famille du propriétaire actuel, 1967.


    Pre-Lot Text

    IMPORTANTE COLLECTION PARTICULIERE PARISIENNE


    Literature

    M. Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p. 141 (une autre épreuve en bronze illustrée).
    F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, vol. I, p. 78 (une autre épreuve illustrée).
    D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 64 (une petite version en bronze illustrée).


    Post Lot Text

    'THE "GREEK TABLE"'; BRONZE WITH BROWN GOLD PATINA; CONCEIVED CIRCA 1965.