8 May 2003
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
Arbre de vie
signed 'Diego' (on the base)
bronze with brown and green patina
Height: 31¼ in. (79.5 cm.)
Length: 26 3/8 in. (67 cm.)
Width: 6 5/8 in. (17 cm.)
Cast circa 1978
Acquired from Diego Giacometti by the present owner, circa 1978.
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F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, vol. I, p. 51 (another cast illustrated).
D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 128 (illustrated).
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