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The Male Form / Jean Cocteau (1889-1963) Dessin érotique 27 5/16 x 18 in. (69.4 x 45.7 cm.)

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CHEVALIER TONY CLARK, LOS ANGELES
Lot 9
Jean Cocteau
(1889-1963)
Dessin érotique
Amended
7 June 2022, 10:00 EDT
New York

US$8,000 - US$12,000

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Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)

Dessin érotique
signed with the artist's initial 'J*' (lower right)
pen, blue ink and pencil on paper
27 5/16 x 18 in. (69.4 x 45.7 cm.)

Footnotes

Provenance
Estate of the artist, Milly-la-Forêt, France.
Édouard Dermit (1925-1995), Paris, legatee of Jean Cocteau, by descent from the above.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1990-91.

An incomplete sketch by Jean Cocteau is on the verso of the sheet.

Saleroom notices

Please note the authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Annie Guédras.

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