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Cocteau, Jean 

The Oxford Dictionary of Art
Ian ChilversIan Chilvers

(b Maisons-Laffitte, nr. Paris, 5 July 1889; d Milly-la-Forêt, nr. Fontainebleau, 11 Oct. 1963).French writer, film director, designer, painter, and draughtsman. One of the most dazzling figures of his time in the intellectual avant-garde, he was the friend of leading painters such as ... ...

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