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June 24, 2006 10:00 AMCalender

After Alberto Giacometti for Jean Michel Frank

Auction: 20th Century Design - 2325 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 24, 2006 10:00AM


After Alberto Giacometti for Jean Michel Frank
Floor lamp
Design introduced c. 1934
Two sockets over shaped shaft in bronze painted finish on plaster body, fitted with two sockets and accompanied by a cloth shade, retailed by Gracious Home, New York, base unmarked, ht. 71 in.

Giacometti was born in 1901 and died in 1966, he worked designing decorative objects in the 1930s for the decorator Jean Michel Frank. The original design was cast in bronze.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Good. Private home. Socket loose.

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Alberto Giacometti, Jean Michel Frank