Wall hanging "Patelle" , Circa 1940

Taking the shape of the limpet that is fixed on the rocks of the seaside, this plaster suspension imagined in 1936 by Alberto Giacometti for Jean-Michel Frank presents a gilding with the leaf on red plate. 

Natural rope held by a gilded plaster cover with a patina. 

A certificate of the Jean Michel Frank Committee will be delivered to the buyer. 

Diameter : 68 cm. 


Pierre Emmanuel Martin Vivier, «Jean-Michel Frank : L’étrange luxe du rien», Norma Ed., 2006, modèle reproduit pp.148,168 et 169.
Léopold Sanchez, «Jean Michel Frank», Ed. du Regard, 2017, pp. 159 et 203.