Jean Cocteau Artwork Details
The colours employed in oxide are black and blue. In enamel the colours are White, Yellow, red , black and green. Verso is enscibbed: “Edition originale de Jean Cocteau - Atelier Madelaine-Jolly”
Edition: Numbered: 14/40 (Numbered verso)
Created by: Madelaine Jolly and Phillipe Madelaine, Villefranche-sur-Mer , France
Condition: In very good condition
Authentication: Sold with this work is a photo-certificate of authenticity signed by the publishers and dated at Vellefranche 17th July 1958
Reference: Jean Cocteau, ceramiques” by Annie Guedras Number 68.
The illustration in the book besides being in black and white is also very poor. This works is full of life and colour and very typical of Cocteau’s joyeous oeuvre. The illustration, alas, does not present this message.