10 May 2001
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
stamped 'DIEGO' and with monogram 'DG' (on the underside)
bronze with green and brown patina and ostrich egg
Height: 19¼ in. (49 cm.)
Conceived in 1977; this bronze version cast at a later date
Jean Marcenac, Paris (acquired from the artist).
Mathieu Marcenac, Paris (by descent from the above).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 124 (related version with base illustrated).
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