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    Orpheus (DisCina, 1950). British Quad (30" X 40").
    French surrealist and screen-poet Jean Cocteau explored fantasies within most of his films such as Orphee and La Belle et la Bette. With Orpheus, he took on the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice as Orpheus has to enter the Underworld and get death to restore the departed Eurydice to life. This British quad features some of Cocteau's artwork as he was an internationally recognized artist as well as filmmaker. This excellent example had small chips and tears in the top border, which have been smoothed over with professional restoration. Very Fine- on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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