Bonhams : Jean Cocteau (French, 1889-1963) Faune séducteur aux cornes blanches 30.5cm (12in) diameter
Jean Cocteau (French, 1889-1963) Faune séducteur aux cornes blanches 30.5cm (12in) diameter

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Lot 59AR
Jean Cocteau
(French, 1889-1963)
Faune séducteur aux cornes blanches

Sold for £ 1,000 (US$ 1,273) inc. premium
Jean Cocteau (French, 1889-1963)
Faune séducteur aux cornes blanches
with signature 'Jean Cocteau' (lower left), dated '1952' (lower right) and marked and numbered 'Edition originale de/Jean Cocteau/Atelier Madeline-Jolly/2/30' (underneath)
partially glazed ceramic plate
30.5cm (12in) diameter
Conceived in 1958 and executed in a numbered edition of 30

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, Olympia, 26 October 2005, lot 305.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.

    Literature
    A. Guédras, Jean Cocteau: Poteries, Catalogue des Céramiques, 1957-1963, Saint-Ouen, 1989, no. 57, p. 45 (another version illustrated).
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