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1956. Signed. COCTEAU, Jean. Picasso (cover title: Médecines, Peintures, Picasso). Arcueil: Innothéra Laboratoire Chantereau, circa 1956. Slim octavo, original paper wrappers; pp. [14]. $2600.Later edition of CocteauÂ’s Picasso, inscribed on the title page, “Le feu jaillit de lÂ’eau, La mer et lÂ’oiseau, amities, Jean Cocteau.” With an original full-page pencil and blue wash drawing of a bird rising from the sea.Jean Cocteau first met Picasso in 1914. “As he remarked in later years, if Stravinsky was a great encounter in his life, Picasso was the great encounter” (Emboden, 23). First published in 1923 in a limited edition of 100 copies, this is CocteauÂ’s brief overview of PicassoÂ’s work, with 14 plates of his paintings, re-published as Number 84 in the Innothéra series. Very minor soiling to wrappers. A near-fine copy.
      [Bookseller: Bauman Rare Books]
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