25 June 2008
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
stamped four times with the signature 'Diego' (on each of the outer rails)
bronze with brown and green patina and glass top
Height: 15¾ in. (40 cm.)
Width: 33¾ in. (85.7 cm.)
Depth: 31½ in. (80 cm.)
Conceived circa 1965
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in the early 1980s.
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F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, vol. I, Paris, 1986, p. 116 (another cast illustrated pl. 87).
D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 65 (another cast illustrated).
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