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Jean Cocteau - Lettre autographe signée - 1954

Jean Cocteau - Lettre autographe signée - 1954

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Jean Cocteau - Lettre autographe signée - 1954
Literature - Quantity: 1 - Signed by author - Autograph letter signed (ALS)

Jean Cocteau evokes his health problems in this letter.
At the beginning of October 1954, he recovered from his myocardial infarction and put the finishing touches on the collection of poems "Clair Obscur" which would appear at the end of October 1954, where he sings of the disillusionment of the poet before the modern world and his revolt before the otherness of time.
Doctor Georges Soulie offers him a detox cure.
Doctor Georges Soulie de Morant was a French Sinologist and Mongolist, diplomat in China from 1903 to 1909 and main promoter of acupuncture in France and in the West starting in 1929.
In 1935, he became a hospital practitioner in acupuncture and had Jean Cocteau, Colette, Antonin Artaud, Maurice Ravel as clients.
At the end of the letter, Jean Cocteau writes about the Ballet La Dame à la Licorne.

Good overall condition.
Dimensions: 13.5 x 21 cm.

Lot details
Object
Autograph letter signed (ALS)
Number of Books
1
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Jean Cocteau
Book Title
Lettre autographe signée
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1954
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Single page
Extras
Signed by author
Number of pages
1
Dimensions
21×13.5 cm
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