Jean Cocteau

Description: Titled “Innamorati”, signed by the artist and numbered 9 of 120, Mourlot edition as inscribed above the signature.
Dimensions: Sight 25″ x 19″, the frame 31 1/2″ x 31 3/4″.

Jean Maurice Eugène Clément Cocteau was a French poet, writer, designer, playwright, artist and filmmaker. Cocteau is best known for his novel Les Enfants Terribles (1929), and the films The Blood of a Poet (1930), Les Parents Terribles (1948), Beauty and the Beast (1946) and Orpheus (1949). He was described as “one of the avant-garde’s most successful and influential filmmakers” by AllMovie.