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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 620

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)

    Table torsade

    Price Realised  

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
    Table torsade
    stamped four times with the signature 'Diego' (on each of the outer rails)
    bronze with brown and green patina and glass top
    Height: 15¾ in. (40 cm.)
    Width: 33¾ in. (85.7 cm.)
    Depth: 31½ in. (80 cm.)
    Conceived circa 1965


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    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in the early 1980s.


    Literature

    F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, vol. I, Paris, 1986, p. 116 (another cast illustrated pl. 87).
    D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 65 (another cast illustrated).