Giacometti Alberto

“Figure” or “Woman’s head” floor lamp

Patinated bronze.
Made for Jean-Michel Frank (signed “Alberto Giacometti” on the base).
Paris, circa 1937.

Height (without the shade) : 154 cm

Provenance: former Darryl F. Zanuck collection, Los Angeles; former D. R. collection, Los Angeles.

Bibliography : Michel Butor, “Diego Giacometti”, ed. A. Maeght, Paris, 1985 (another cast illustrated); Daniel Marchesseau, “Diego Giacometti”, ed. Hermann, Paris, 1986, p. 11 (another cast illustrated); L.-D. Sanchez, “Jean-Michel Frank. Adolphe Chanaux”, ed. du Regard, Paris, 1997, p. 250 (another cast illustrated); P. E. Martin-Vivier, “Jean-Michel Frank, l'étrange luxe du rien”, ed. Norma, Paris, 2006, pp. 143, 198 and 250 (other casts illustrated).

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