10 May 2000
Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
Tabouret de coiffeuse à la souris
stamped with artist's name and monogram 'DIEGO DG' (on the crossbrace)
bronze with gold patina
Height: 23 in. (58.5 cm.)
Width: 13¾ in. (34.5 cm.)
Depth: 15½ in. (39 cm.)
Designed circa 1960
Acquired from the artist, 6 October 1983.
Acquired from the above by descent to the present owner.
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F. Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, vol. I, pp. 46-47 (other casts illustrated).
D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 44 (another cast illustrated).
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