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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT FRENCH PRIVATE COLLECTION

Diego Giacometti
CHAT MAÎTRE D'HÔTEL
Estimate
120,000180,000
LOT SOLD. 150,000 EUR
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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT FRENCH PRIVATE COLLECTION

Diego Giacometti
CHAT MAÎTRE D'HÔTEL
Estimate
120,000180,000
LOT SOLD. 150,000 EUR
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Details & Cataloguing

Important Design

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Paris

Diego Giacometti
CHAT MAÎTRE D'HÔTEL
patinated bronze
Stamped Diego on the base
30 x 23,5 x 10,2 cm ; 11 7/8 x 9 1/4 x 4 in.
1978
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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.

Provenance

Private collection, Paris, acquired directly from the artist

Literature

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

 

Important Design

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Paris