5 May 2004
PROPERTY FROM A PALM BEACH ESTATE
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
signed 'Diego' (on the base)
bronze with black patina
Height (including base): 13¼ in. (33.7 cm.)
Designed circa 1957; this bronze version cast by 1979
Acquired by the late owner, by 1979.
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F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, p. 55 (another cast illustrated).
D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 117 (another cast illustrated).
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