25 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
Scène d'intérieur (le Satiricon), Encolpe et Giton
signed, dated 'Jean Cocteau 60' (lower left), marked and numbered 'Edition originale/de Jean Cocteau/Atelier Madeline-Jolly/15/15' (underneath)
partially glazed terracotta plate
13¾in. (35.3cm.) diameter
Conceived in 1960 and executed in an edition of 15
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Sold with a photo-certificate from Mrs. Marie-Madeleine Jolly, dated 10 janvier 1962.
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A. Guédras, no.126 (another version illustrated p.88).
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