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

A 'TÊTE DE FEMME' FLOOR LAMP, CONCEIVED CIRCA 1933-1934

Details
ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966)
A 'Tête de Femme' Floor Lamp, conceived circa 1933-1934
bronze with brown patina
Height: 61 in. (155 cm.) (excluding hardware)
Provenance
Acquired from the artist by the present owner, circa 1983-1984.
Literature
For other examples of this model:
M. Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p.125.
D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 11.
L. D. Sanchez, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 1997, p. 250.
P-E. Martin-Vivier, Jean-Michel Frank, l'Etrange Luxe du Rien, Paris, 2007, pp. 143, 198-199 and 250.
Special notice

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This lot is listed under the number AGD 3716 in the Alberto Giacometti database.

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