Sale 18DD02 | Lot 242

Diego Giacometti Patinated Bronze Dining Table with Leaves, Birds and Frogs

Catalogue: Doyle+Design

Lot Details

Lot 242
Diego Giacometti Patinated Bronze Dining Table with Leaves, Birds and Frogs
Circa 1980, signed Diego in script under crossbar
Height 30 1/2 inches, base 21 1/2 inches, square, diameter of glass 48 inches.
Provenance:
Private 980 Fifth Avenue, New York Collection
The Greenberg Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri, 1985
Literature:
Francoise Francisci, Diego Giacometti, Catalogue de l'oeuvre, Paris, 1986, pp. 60-61.
Daniel Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986, pp. 146-147 for a similar example.


Estimate: $80,000 - $100,000
Sold for $150,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

With replaced circular glass top (purchased Greenberg Gallery with square glass top)

Good condition overall; digned under crossbar

The original Exhibition catalogue for the Greenberg Gallery exhibit "Diego Giacometti" in 1985 includes a hand written annotation that this table retailed for $60,000.


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Estimate: $80,000 - $100,000
Sold for $150,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Doyle+Design

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