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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1207

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)

    Grande table torsade, modèle carré

    Price Realised  

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    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
    Grande table torsade, modèle carré
    stamped 8 times with signature 'Diego' (on the crossbars and sidebars)
    bronze with brown and green patina
    Height: 15 5/8 in. (39.6 cm.)
    Length: 44 1/8 in. (112.2 cm.)
    Depth: 42 in. (106.7 cm.)
    Conceived circa 1965


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    Provenance

    Private collection, London (acquired from the artist, 1981).
    Private collection, England (gift from the above, 1981); sale, Christie's, London, 8 February 2012, lot 552.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    M. Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p. 95 (smaller version illustrated).
    F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, vol. I, pp. 87-89 (smaller version illustrated).
    D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 65 (smaller version illustrated).