8 May 2003
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) and Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
Paire de grandes cariatides
each stamped 'DG DIEGO' (on the back of the base)
bronze with brown patina
Height (male figure): 12 7/8 in. (32.8 cm.)
Height (female figure): 12¾ in. (32.5 cm.)
Conceived circa 1963; these bronze versions cast circa 1964
Acquired from Diego Giacometti by the present owner, circa 1964.
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