Winning Bid: $16,500
After Alberto Giacometti, Andirons (2):
Pair of andirons, from the Nelson Rockefeller Collection, 1978
Gilt bronze, iron. Manufactured by Excalibur Bronze, USA.
Impressed with “1978” and the letter C within a circle and “NR.”
In 1977, Nelson Rockefeller founded Nelson Rockefeller Collection, Inc. and had his collection of original works by Diego and Alberto Giacometti cast in bronze and reproduced in small editions.
Dimensions: Each: 13″ H x 11.5″ W x 16″ D
Condition: Very good vintage condition. Iron with moderate oxidation throughout. Decorative ends with surface residue forming a moderate patina.