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154

Alberto Giacometti

Lampe Tête de femme

VAT reduced rateArtist's Resale Right

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 EUR

Alberto Giacometti

Alberto Giacometti

Lampe Tête de femme

Lampe Tête de femme

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 EUR

Lot sold:

289,800

EUR

Alberto Giacometti


Tête de femme table lamp


designed circa 1933-1934


patinated bronze


Signed Alberto Giacometti on the base


height : 50,5 cm ; 19 ⅞ in.

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Alberto Giacometti 


Lampe Tête de femme


le modèle créé vers 1933-1934


bronze patiné


Signé Alberto Giacometti sur la base


hauteur : 50,5 cm ; 19 ⅞ in.

Good overall condition consistent with age and use. This elegant model presents with a subtle cloudy brownish dark green patina. Tiny scratches located on the bust. Some scattered losses of patina and oxidation marks inherent to the making process and the aging process. Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and suggests having all wiring inspected by a licensed electrician.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Acquired directly from the artist by the father of the actual owner

Private collection, Switzerland

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Acquis directement auprès de l'artiste par l'actuel propriétaire

Collection privée, Suisse

Diego Giacometti, exhibition catalogue, The Greenberg Gallery, St Louis, May 4 – June 1, 1985, p.17

Françoise Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, pp. 26 et 27

Daniel Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, pp. 11 and 35

Diego Gacometti, Möbel und Objekte aus Bronze, exhibition catalogue, Museum Bellerive, Zurich, June 16 – September 4, 1988, p. 30

Diego Giacometti, exhibition catalogue, Galerie L'Arc en Seine, Paris, 2003, p. 35

Jean-Michel Frank, un décorateur dans le Paris des années 30, exhibition catalogue, Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent, Paris, October 2, 2009 – January 3, 2010, p. 122

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Diego Giacometti, catalogue d’exposition, The Greenberg Gallery, St Louis, 4 mai – 1 juin 1985, p.17

Françoise Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, pp. 26 et 27

Daniel Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, pp. 11 et 35

Diego Gacometti, Möbel und Objekte aus Bronze, catalogue d’exposition, Museum Bellerive, Zurich, 16 juin – 4 septembre 1988, p. 30

Diego Giacometti, catalogue d’exposition, Galerie L'Arc en Seine, Paris, 2003, p. 35

Jean-Michel Frank, un décorateur dans le Paris des années 30, catalogue d’exposition, Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent, Paris, 2 octobre 2009 – 3 janvier 2010, p. 122

This lot is sold with a certificate from the Giacometti Foundation and will be recorded in the database.

Succession Alberto Giacometti / Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti, Paris + ADAGP Paris 2021 ©

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Ce lot est accompagné d'un certificat de la Fondation Giacometti et est répertorié dans la base de données en ligne de la Fondation.

Succession Alberto Giacometti / Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti, Paris + ADAGP Paris 2021 ©