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LOT 108

Lot 108

JEAN COCTEAU (1889-1963)

JEAN COCTEAU (1889-1963)
Lot 108 Details
JEAN COCTEAU (1889-1963), French


Colour lithograph on terracotta coloured wove Canson-type paper; signed and numbered 76/100 in white pencil. Drawn and printed by Cocteau at the Atelier Mourlot, Paris in 1958.
Image 25.5 x 19.75 in — 64.8 x 50.2 cm

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $1,560
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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JEAN COCTEAU (1889-1963)
  • JEAN COCTEAU (1889-1963)
  • JEAN COCTEAU (1889-1963)

Private Collection, Ontario


There was also an edition of 100 printed on black paper.

This image was published as a poster for Cocteau’s exhibition of ceramics, “Poteries,” with letters: “Galerie Pont de Arts chez Lucie Weill...” published by Mourlot, Paris in 1958.


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LOT 108

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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