17 June 2010
Property from a Private American Collection
ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966)
'Á l'Étoile' A Patinated Bronze Floor Lamp, designed circa 1936
cast at a later date in a limited edition
58 1/8 in. (147.6 cm.) high
inscribed Giacometti and numbered 03
Ernst Beyeler, Basel.
Private Collection, Paris.
Greenberg Van Doren, St. Louis.
Sotheby's, New York, 11 November 1999, lot 341.
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cf. M. Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p. 142.
L. D. Sanchez, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 1997, p. 250.
The Alberto Giacometti database, no. 1478.
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