• Impressionist & Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5851

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    25 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 67

    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)

    Le cercle de famille

    Price Realised  

    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
    Le cercle de famille
    signed 'Jean Cocteau' (lower right), marked and numbered 'Edition originale de/Jean Cocteau/Atelier Madeline-Jolly/8/20' (underneath)
    partially glazed red earthenware plate
    14in. (35.5cm.) diameter
    Conceived in 1963 and executed in an edition of 20


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    Sold with a photo-certificate from Mrs. Marie-Madeleine Jolly, dated 1 juin 1963.

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    Literature

    A. Guédras, no.157 (another version illustrated p.104).