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Acquise directement auprès de Diego Giacometti par la famille du propriétaire actuel.
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'TABLE-BERCEAU, PREMIERE VERSION', A PATINATED BRONZE AND GLASS COFFEE TABLE BY DIEGO GIACOMETTI, CIRCA 1963
Two 'Etoile' standard lamps by Alberto Giacometti from the same provenance were sold at Christie's, Paris, on 26th November 2003, lots 51 and 52
Diego Giacometti created the model of this table for his friend, the filmmaker Raoul Lévy, for whom he also later designed other pieces of furniture. Around 1970, Giacometti created 'Table Berceau, deuxième version', a slightly different version of our model (see ill.)