5 - 6 February 2013
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MENDY WEISGAL
This lot is offered without a reserve
Jean Cocteau (FRENCH, 1889-1963)
signed, dated and dedicated '1926 à Mitra Jean' (lower right)
collage--ink, wash and pencil on card on paper
11¾ x 15 in. (29.9 x 38.1 cm.)
Executed in 1926.
Private collection, acquired directly from the artist.
with Dr. MacKinley Helm, Santa Barbara.
with O.P. Reed, Los Angeles.
with Ala Story, Santa Barbara, acquired from the above in 1960.
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Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Two Collections: Margaret Mallory -- Ala Story, 1966, no. 24. This exhibiiton later travelled to San Franciso, California Palace of the Legion of Honor.
This work will be offered with a certificate from the Comité Cocteau established by Patrick Martin.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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