10 December 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
with signature 'Jean Cocteau' (lower right), marked and numbered 'Edition originale/de Jean Cocteau/Atelier Madeline-Jolly/30/30' (underneath)
12¼in. (31.2cm.) diameter
Conceived in 1958 and executed in an edition of 30
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Sold with a photo-certificate from Mrs. Annie Guèdras, dated 1 juillet 1958.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
A. Guédras, no.192 (another version illustrated p.127).
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