7 November 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
Oiseau volant au soleil
stamped with signature 'Diego' (on the top of the base), and stamped with monogram 'DG' (on the back of the sun)
bronze with brown patina
Height: 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.)
Length: 8¼ in. (21 cm.)
Acquired from the artist by the present owner, 1982.
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This bronze was commissioned by the present owner for the chapel of his home.
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