• Impressionist & Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5851

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    25 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 73

    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)

    Visage ovale

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
    Visage ovale
    signed, dated, marked 'Villefranche/Jean Cocteau 58' (lower edge), marked again and numbered 'Edition originale/de Jean Cocteau/Atelier Madeline-Jolly/8/15' (underneath)
    terracotta plate
    14¾in. (37.8cm.) long
    Conceived in 1958 and executed in an edition of 15


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    Literature

    A. Guédras, no.240 (another version illustrated p.154).


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