26 June 2002
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) & Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
stamped 'A.Giacometti' and stamped with the monogram 'DG' (on the underside)
bronze with dark brown patina
Height: 13 3/8 in. (34 cm.)
Designed circa 1935 by Alberto Giacometti for Jean-Michel Frank; this bronze verion cast at a later date by Diego Giacometti
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M. Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985 (another cast illustrated p. 149).
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