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Jean Cocteau

[French, 1889-1963]

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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
5 works online when last checked

Beaverbrook Art Gallery, New Brunswick

Centre Pompidou, Paris (in French)  
Information about the 2003 exhibition Jean Cocteau, sur le fil du siècle

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
3 views of a mural depicting Notre Dame de France

Fondazione Magnani-Rocca, Parma, Italy

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington - Provenance Research Project
Untitled drawing, ca.1927

Musées de Lorraine, France (in French)  
Quatre Visages (Four Faces)

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh

Studio Esseci, Italy (in Italian)  

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

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(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Jean Cocteau  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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