Captivating pen and ink line drawing of Orpheus with a lyre at his forehead within an Autograph Letter Signed to French playwright Jacques Audiberti (1899 -1965). JEAN COCTEAU.
Captivating pen and ink line drawing of Orpheus with a lyre at his forehead within an Autograph Letter Signed to French playwright Jacques Audiberti (1899 -1965).
JEAN COCTEAU

(1889-1963). French author, designer and filmmaker. His versatile, unconventional approach and enormous output brought him international acclaim.

Captivating pen and ink line drawing of Orpheus with a lyre at his forehead within an Autograph Letter Signed to French playwright Jacques Audiberti (1899 -1965).

Translation: "Dear Audiberti, What joy to have poems, letters and drawings from you. Like putting on a [lyre] and going to the surface. I love you and am near you, love Jean." Condition: Visible margin folds, some wrinkling as paper is attached to a lined sheet which shows at top margin, very slight foxing and sunned margins. The letter measures 8.5 x 10.5 inches land floats on a dark gray mat overlaid with a white mat and framed in black satin finished wood, matted and framed in museum quality materials, framed in 5/8/ inch black satin wood. Frame measures 15.75 x 18.4. www.schulsonautographs.com.

Item #4651

Price: $2,000.00