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Diego Giacometti
GUÉRIDON AUX HARPIES, DESIGNED IN 1955
Estimate
70,000100,000
LOT SOLD. 247,500 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
204
Diego Giacometti
GUÉRIDON AUX HARPIES, DESIGNED IN 1955
Estimate
70,000100,000
LOT SOLD. 247,500 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Diego Giacometti

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Paris

Diego Giacometti
GUÉRIDON AUX HARPIES, DESIGNED IN 1955
patinated bronze and glass
45 x 45 cm ; 17  3/4  x 17  3/4  in.
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Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by the mother of the present owners in 1970 and hence by descent
Private collection, Paris

Literature

Michel Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p. 133
Daniel Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, p. 58
Diego Gacometti, Möbel und Objekte aus Bronze, exhibition catalogue, Museum Bellerive, Zürich, June 16 - September 4, 1988, p. 35, n. 13
Jacqueline von Sprecher, Diego Giacometti, tritt aus dem Schatten, Zürich, 2007, p. 92
Andrew Ginger, Cecil Beaton at Home, New York, 2016, p. 228

Catalogue Note

This model, one of the first ever realized by Diego Giacometti, was created in 1955 for Cecil Beaton

Diego Giacometti

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Paris