10 May 2000
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) and Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
Lampadaire à tête de femme
stamped with signature and monogram 'DIEGO DG' (on the side of the base) and titled 'FIGURE' (inside the base)
bronze with green patina
Height: 61 in. (155 cm.)
Designed circa 1935 by Alberto Giacometti for Jean Michel Franck and cast at a later date by Diego Giacometti
Acquired from the artist by the present owner circa 1977-1978.
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D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 11, (another cast illustrated).
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