7 February 2007
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) & Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
Lampe à tête de femme
plaster with gold paint
Height: 20½ in. (52.2 cm.)
Conceived by Alberto Giacometti for Jean-Michel Frank circa 1935; this version was realised before 1940
Jean-Michel Frank and Adolphe Chanaux, Paris.
Mme Adolphe Chanaux, Paris.
Eric Philippe, Paris, by whom acquired from the above in 1981.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1996.
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Paris, Galerie Eric Philippe, Alberto et Diego Giacometti pour Jean-Michel Frank, May 1996.
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