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Jean Cocteau

Chêvre-pied buvant

Property from a Private Parisian Collection | Provenant d'une Collection Particulière Parisienne

Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau

Chêvre-pied buvant

Chêvre-pied buvant

Property from a Private Parisian Collection

Jean Cocteau

1889 - 1963

Chêvre-pied buvant


situated Villefranche (along the lower left edge); signed Jean Cocteau and dated 1957 (along the lower right edge); inscribed Edition originale de Jean Cocteau Atelier Madeline - Jolly and numbered 6/40 (on the reverse)

white earthenware plate, partially glazed and painted

diameter: 32 cm; 12 5/8 in.

Executed in 1958 in an edition of 40.

 

Dated 1957 along the lower right edge, the 1958 date mentioned in the catalogue raisonné certainly corresponds to the year of the firing of the ceramics, on a model drawn by Jean Cocteau in 1957.

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Provenant d'une Collection Particulière Parisienne

Jean Cocteau

1889 - 1963

Chêvre-pied buvant


situé Villefranche (le long du bord inférieur gauche); signé Jean Cocteau et daté 1957 (le long du bord inférieur droit); inscrit Edition originale de Jean Cocteau Atelier Madeline - Jolly et numéroté 6/40 (au dos)

plat en terre blanche, partiellement émaillé et peint

diamètre: 32 cm; 12 5/8 in.

Exécuté en 1958 dans une édition de 40 exemplaires.


Datée 1957 le long du bord inférieur droit, la date de 1958 mentionnée dans le catalogue raisonné correspond certainement à l'année de cuisson des céramiques, sur un modèle crée par Jean Cocteau en 1957.

The ceramic is in very good condition apart from some located surface soiling. Some minute spots of pigments mainly on the underside.


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Private collection, Paris

Annie Guédras, Jean Cocteau céramiques catalogue raisonné, Paris, 1989, no. 30, another example illustrated p. 35