ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966)
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ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966)

Lampadaire modèle "figure"

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ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966)
Lampadaire modèle "figure"
stamped with monogram and numbered 'AG069' (on the base)
bronze with brown and gold patina
Height: 61 1⁄8 in. (155.2 cm.)
Designed by Alberto Giacometti for Jean-Michel Frank circa 1933-1934; this bronze version cast by Diego Giacometti at a later date
Provenance
Acquired by the family of the present owner, by 1973.
Literature
M. Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985 (another cast illustrated).
F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti: Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, vol. I, p. 115 (other casts illustrated in color, p. 30).
D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 11 (another cast illustrated in color).
L.D. Sanchez, Jean-Michel Frank, Adolphe Chanaux, Paris, 1997, pp. 115 and 250 (another cast illustrated).
F. Baudot, Diego Giacometti, New York, 2001, pp. 76-77 (another cast illustrated in color).
P.-E. Martin-Vivier, Jean-Michel Frank: L'étrange luxe du rien, Paris, 2006, p. 143 (other casts illustrated, pp. 143, 198 and 250).
The Alberto Giacometti Database, no. AGD 4418.
Sale room notice
Please note this work is stamped with monogram and numbered 'AG069' on the base.

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