Enfance d'Orphée signed and dated 'Jean Cocteau/1960' (lower right) and titled 'Enfance d'Orphée' (upper centre) brown felt-tipped pen and coloured crayons on paper 16 1/4 x 11 1/2 in. (41.4 x 29.1cm.)
Artist or Maker
Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
Jean Cocteau was one of the towering artistic talents of the early 20th Century. Renowned equally as a playwright, film-maker and a poet, he was also an accomplished artist and, in particular, a draughtsman with a distinct, hieratic style.
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