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    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 17

    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)

    Couple aux cymbales (A.G. 220)

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    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
    Couple aux cymbales (A.G. 220)
    signed and dated 'Jean Cocteau 1958' (lower right), marked and numbered 'Edition originale de Jean Cocteau Atelier Madeline-Jolly 9/50' (underneath)
    terracotta plate with grey engobe, oxide crayon and coloured glaze
    Diameter: 9 ¾ in. (24.7 cm.)
    Conceived in 1958 and executed in a numbered edition of 50, from the Danses antiques series


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.