Lot 159
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DIEGO GIACOMETTI | Chat Maître d'Hôtel

120,000 - 180,000 EUR
150,000 EUR
bidding is closed


  • Attribué à Diego Giacometti
  • Chat Maître d'Hôtel
  • Stamped Diego on the base
patinated bronze


Private collection, Paris, acquired directly from the artist


For the two known versions :
Michel Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p. 121 and 149
Daniel Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, pp. 120-121
Françoise Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'œuvre, Volume I, Paris, 1986, pp. 24-25
Diego Gacometti, Möbel und Objekte aus Bronze, exhibition catalogue, Museum Bellerive, Zurich, June 16 - September 4, 1988, p. 93, n. 79
François Baudot, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1998, pp. 68-69 and 79
Jacqueline von Specher, Diego Giacometti tritt aus dem Schatten, Zurich, 2007, pp. 112-113
Daniel Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti sculpteur de meubles, Paris, 2018, pp. 140-41


Catalogue Note

This model is a variant of the two known versions of the Chat Maître d'Hôtel and has been realised by Diego Giacometti at the request of the present owner.