17 November 2016
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED FRENCH COLLECTION
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
stamped with signature and inscribed with monogram 'DIEGO' (on the underside of the belly)
bronze with green patina
Height: 19 ¾ in. (50 cm.)
Conceived circa 1977
Count Lionel de Tinguy du Pouët, Paris (acquired from the artist, circa 1978).
By descent from the above to the present owner, circa 1981.
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F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, vol. I, p. 115 (another cast illustrated, pl. 20).
D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 125 (another cast illustrated in color, p. 124).
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