7 May 2008
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
La table-carcasse, petit modèle à la chauve-souris
stamped with signature and monogram 'DIEGO DG' (on the crossbar)
bronze with green patina and glass top
Height: 16 7/8 in. (42.9 cm.)
Length: 51¼ in. (130.2 cm.)
Width: 33 7/8 in. (86 cm.)
Executed circa 1979
Anon. (acquired from the artist); sale, Christie's, New York, 20 November 1986, lot 258.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, vol. I, p. 115 (another cast illustrated, pls. 96-97).
D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 109 (another cast illustrated).
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