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Diego Giacometti

Table aux cariatides et atlantes

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Estimate:

300,000

to
- 400,000 EUR

Diego Giacometti

Diego Giacometti

Table aux cariatides et atlantes

Table aux cariatides et atlantes

Estimate:

300,000

to
- 400,000 EUR

Lot sold:

678,000

EUR

Diego Giacometti


Aux cariatides et atlantes table


1976


patinated bronze and glass 


Stamped Diego and monogrammed DG on a crossbar


43,8 x 86 x 86 cm ; 17 ¼ x 33 ⅞ x 33 ⅞ in.

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Diego Giacometti


Table aux cariatides et atlantes


1976


bronze patiné et verre


Estampillé Diego et monogrammé DG sur une traverse


43,8 x 86 x 86 cm ; 17 ¼ x 33 ⅞ x 33 ⅞ in.

Overall in very good condition. When viewed in person, this rare model presents with a subtle cloudy brownish green patina, that enhance the artistic quality of the work. The bronze presents with minor patina lacks, mainly located on one upper corner and where the glass top is supported, but not visually distracting.


"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 Henri Samuel

Christie's Monaco, Succession de M. Henri Samuel, December 15, 1996, lot 235

Collection of Mr A. Jerrold Perenchio 

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Private collection, United States of America


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Acquis directement auprès de l'artiste par Henri Samuel

Vente Christie's Monaco, Succession de M. Henri Samuel, 15 décembre 1996, lot 235

Collection de Mr A. Jerrold Penrenchio

...

Collection privée, Etats-Unis

For the model :

Michel Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p. 73

Diego Giacometti, Möbel und Objekte aus Bronze, exhibition catalogue, Museum Bellerive, Zürich, June 16 - September 4, 1988, pp. 15 and 52

Daniel Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, sculpteur de meubles, Paris, 2018, p. 35


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Pour le modèle :

Michel Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, p. 73

Diego Giacometti, Möbel und Objekte aus Bronze

, catalogue d'exposition, Museum Bellerive, Zürich, 16 juin - 4 septembre 1988, pp. 15 et 52

Daniel Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, sculpteur de meubles, Paris, 2018, p. 35

To date and according to our knowledge, this is the only copy in this format with a knot in the center


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A ce jour et d'après nos connaissances, il s'agirait de l'unique exemplaire de ce format avec un noeud au centre


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