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    Sale 1995

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 382

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)

    Fauteuil aux pommeaux de canne

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
    Fauteuil aux pommeaux de canne
    bronze with gold, brown and black patina and suede seat
    Height: 31 in. (78.7 cm.)
    Conceived circa 1963


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    Provenance

    Christopher Chodoff, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, July 1968.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    M. Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p. 123 (another examples illustrated).
    F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 73 (another example illustrated; titled Fauteuil aux boutons).
    D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 54 (another example illustrated).