10 November 1999
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
Deux paires de poignes de portes: Louis XV
each stamped with monogram 'DG'
bronze with green patina
Width of each: 4.1/8 in. (10.5 cm.)
Acquired from the artist by the present owner, 1982-1983.
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