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    Sale 2165

    Impressionist and Modern Day Sale

    7 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 297

    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)

    Table basse, modèle aux cerfs et aux chiens

    Price Realised  

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    Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
    Table basse, modèle aux cerfs et aux chiens
    bronze with green and brown patina
    Height: 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm.)
    Width: 22 in. (55.9 cm.)
    Length: 25 in. (63.5 cm.)
    Conceived circa 1963; this bronze version cast by 1970


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the late owner, March 1970.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A COLLECTOR


    Literature

    M. Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p. 125 (another cast illustrated).
    F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, vol. I, p. 115 (another cast illustrated, pp. 106-107).
    D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, pp. 84-85 (another cast illustrated).
    F. Baudot, Diego Giacometti, New York, 2001, p. 78 (another cast illustrated; another cast illustrated again in color).
    D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 2005 (another cast illustrated, pp. 84-85).