DIEGO GIACOMETTI 1902-1985
DIEGO GIACOMETTI 1902-1985
DIEGO GIACOMETTI 1902-1985
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DIEGO GIACOMETTI 1902-1985

PAIRE DE TABLES BASSES À LA LEVRETTE BUCKY, COUPELLE, TECKEL LIPPO ET NICHE, VERS 1978

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DIEGO GIACOMETTI 1902-1985
Paire de tables basses à la levrette Bucky, coupelle, teckel Lippo et niche, vers 1978
Bronze patiné et verre / patinated bronze and glass
H 49 x C 81,5 cm (chacune) / 19 ¼ x 32 1/8 in (each)
Provenance
Collection Hubert de Givenchy, commandées à l'artiste vers 1978.
Literature
Pour nos exemplaires :
F. Baudot, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1998, pp. 49, 78
D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Hermann, Paris, 2005, p. 130
Special notice

Artist's Resale Right ("droit de Suite"). If the Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer also agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
This item will be transferred to an offsite warehouse after the sale. Please refer to department for information about storage charges and collection details.

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Lot Essay

Les deux modèles de chiens figurant sur ces tables basses sont spécialement crées par Diego à la mémoire de la levrette Bucky de Monsieur de Givenchy et d'un teckel que lui avait offert Henri Samuel, prénommé Lippo.

The two models of dogs featuring on these low tables were specially created by Diego in memory of Monsieur de Givenchy’s greyhound, Bucky, and of a dachshund which he had received as a gift from Henri Samuel, named Lippo.

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