22 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
Sphinx en colère
signed and dated 'Jean Cocteau * 1957' (center right)
colored wax crayons on blue paper
24¼ x 18¾ in. (61.6 x 47.6 cm.)
Drawn in 1957
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Annie Guedras has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Galerie Anne Julien, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1995.
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