1901 - 1966年
LAMPE MODÈLE « TÊTE »
signed Alberto Giacometti, stamped AG and numbered 35
height: 50.5cm., 19 7/8 in.
Conceived by Alberto Giacometti for Jean-Michel Frank in bronze circa 1933-34.
The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Comité Giacometti and it is recorded in the Alberto Giacometti database as no. 4094.
Private Collection, United Kingdom (acquired by 1958)
Thence by descent to the present owner
Michel Butor, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1985, illustrations of other casts p. 59
'Virtuosity, Reclaiming a Modern Classic in Connecticut,' Architectural Digest, February 1985, illustration of another cast p. 64
Françoise Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'œuvre, Paris, 1986, vol. I, illustration of other casts pp. 26-27
Daniel Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'œuvre, Paris, 1986, vol. I, illustrations of another cast pp. 11 & 35
Leopold Diego Sanchez, Jean-Michel Frank, Adolphe Chanaux, Paris, 1997, illustrations of plaster version pp. 238 & 244
Pierre Emmanuel Martin-Vivier, Jean-Michel Frank, L'étrange luxe du rien, Paris, 2006, illustration of plaster version p. 323
Diego Giacometti (exhibition catalogue), Galerie l'Arc en Seine, Paris, 2003, illustration of another cast p. 35