Jean Cocteau, 1889-1963

Fréjus - Idea for the Floor Decoration for the Cocteau Chapel. c.1960/61.

Circa 1960

Original drawing in blue/purple felt-pen. c.1960/61. Signed in green felt-pen with
the monogram ‘JC’ and inscribed ‘Fréjus’.
Provenance: Cocteau Estate. FM Private Collection USA.

In the late 1950’s Cocteau started to decorate the Fréjus Chapel dedicated to the
'Knights of the Sepulchre' with wall-paintings, stained glass and a richly patterned floor. This drawing is a preliminary idea forpart of the floor or w2all decoration scheme.

On heavy cream wove watercolour paper. Excellent condition.
Sheet:  536 x 360mm.

Price: £6,950 (approx $8,410) (approx €8.271)
 
 
 
x

A PHP Error was encountered

Severity: Notice

Message: Undefined variable: t_and_c_heading

Filename: items/item_view.php

Line Number: 303

A PHP Error was encountered

Severity: Notice

Message: Undefined variable: t_and_c_text

Filename: items/item_view.php

Line Number: 304

Press ESCAPE, Click on X (right-top) or Click Out from the popup to close the popup!

This site uses cookies to enhance and improve your experience when browsing. To find out more about the way in which we use cookies please read our Privacy & Cookies policy