Limoges Porcelain Plate By Jean Cocteau
Plate in Limoges porcelain by Jean Cocteau, polychrome decoration after a fresco in the wedding hall of Menton representing the Prince of Knossos.
COCTEAU Jean (1889-1963)
Novelist, painter, filmmaker Jean Cocteau ... is a complete artist. In 1957, his meeting with Madeleine Jolly et Philippe Madeline opens him the door of the ceramic. In 1958 he exhibited in their workshop in Villefranche sur Mer Until his death, more than 300 works will see the day. On vases, plates and other pottery arise grouse women, angels, harlequin inspired by Greek mythology and a fairytale world, which is expressed through his poetic genius.
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