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Alberto Giacometti
"OSSELET, DEUXIÈME VERSION" FLOOR LAMP
Estimation
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109
Alberto Giacometti
"OSSELET, DEUXIÈME VERSION" FLOOR LAMP
Estimation
100 000150 000
Lot. Vendu 225,000 USD (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
ACCÉDER AU LOT

Details & Cataloguing

A Modernist Vision: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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Alberto Giacometti
1901 - 1966
"OSSELET, DEUXIÈME VERSION" FLOOR LAMP
Gilt bronze
Height (not including fixture): 57 3/4 in.
146.7 cm
Conceived circa 1936 and cast by 1963-68.
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The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Comité Giacometti and it is recorded in the Alberto Giacometti database under number AGD4037.

Provenance

Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above in 1963 or 1968

Bibliographie

"Magie de la Lumière," in Art et Industrie, no. 3, 1946, illustration of another cast p. 34
"Vice-Presidential Mansion: The Nelson Rockefellers' Residence in Washington, D.C.," in Architectural Digest, March/April 1976, illustration of one Rockefeller example p. 138
Malcolm N. Carter, "Nelson Rockefeller: 'I know exactly what I like'," in ARTnews, May 1978, illustration of one Rockefeller example p. 115
Michel Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, illustration of another cast pp. 95 & 141
John Loring, "Nelson Rockefeller's Fifth Avenue Apartment: Recalling the Residence of the Notable Politician and Philanthropist," in Architectural Digest, April 2001, illustration of one Rockefeller example p. 114
Christian Boutonnet, Diego Giacometti (exhibition catalogue), Galerie L'Arc en Seine, Paris, 2003, illustration of another cast p. 41
Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 2006, illustration of another cast p. 347
Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier, Jean-Michel Frank: The Strange and Subtle Luxury of the Parisian Haute-Monde in the Art Deco Period, Paris, 2006, illustration of another cast p. 347
L'atelier d'Alberto Giacometti: Collection de la Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti (exhibition catalogue), Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2007, illustration of another cast p. 409

A Modernist Vision: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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New York