23 June 2004
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
Table basse, modèle aux boutons
bronze with brown patina
23 5/8 x 31 7/8 x 24 in. (60 x 81 x 61 cm.)
Conceived circa 1960
Mrs Hélène Rochas, Paris.
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D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986 (another cast illustrated p. 52).
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On 6 and 7 of December Christie’s will offer almost 400 lots from a collection that includes works by Hals, Van Dyck, Leyster, Snyders and Jan Brueghel the Elder
Offered to benefit a new scholarship initiative from Bennington College, this work distils the unique form of abstraction for which the artist would become famous