• Impressionist & Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5851

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    25 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 72

    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)

    Le dernier regard d'Orphée

    Price Realised  

    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
    Le dernier regard d'Orphée
    signed 'Jean Cocteau' (lower centre), marked and numbered 'Edition originale de/Jean Cocteau/Atelier Madeline-Jolly/44/50' (underneath)
    partially glazed white earthenware plate
    14in. (35.7cm.) diameter
    Conceived in 1958 and executed in an edition of 50


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    Sold with a photo-certificate from Mrs. Marie-Madeleine Jolly, dated 17 juillet 1958.

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    Literature

    A. Guédras, no.149 (another version illustrated p.99).