1 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,000
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
with signature 'Jean Cocteau' (lower right), signed and numbered 'Edition orignale/de Jean Cocteau/Atelier Madeline-Jolly/4/5' (underneath)
white earthenware plate
14in. (35.5cm.) diameter
Conceived in 1962 and executed in an edition of 5
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
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.166 (another version illustrated)
Plus paintings by Daumier, Degas, Dufy and Renoir that were owned by the pioneering New Orleans collector will be offered in Ne..
When Greta Garbo left Hollywood for New York in 1941, she reinvented herself as a serious collector of contemporary art
Tom Teodorzcuk on the remarkable restitution story behind one of Gustav Klimt's most iconic works, now the subject of a major H..
Impressionist & Modern Art specialist Jay Vincze reveals the story behind one of the most famous depictions of love in the ..