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    Sale 5392

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    1 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 395

    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)

    Tête d'homme

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    Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
    Tête d'homme
    with signature 'Jean Cocteau' (lower centre), marked 'Edition originale de/Jean Cocteau/Atelier Madeline-Jolly/exemplaire d'auteur' (underneath)
    white earthenware plate
    14¼in. (36.2cm.) diameter
    Conceived in 1961 and executed in an edition of 25 plus 5 artist's proofs


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    Literature

    A. Guédras, no.121 (another version illustrated)