9 November 2000
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
Deux paires de poignées de portes à barre droite
each stamped with monogram 'DG' (on the neck of the handle)
bronze with green patina
Width of each: 4½ in. (11.5 cm.)
Acquired from the artist by the previous owner, 1982-1983.
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D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 167 (another cast illustrated).
Two pairs of door handles in one lot (4).
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