Friday, May 7, 2010

Jean Cocteau, photographer unknown

Cocteau (1889–1963) was part poet, filmmaker, playwright, illustrator, painter, boxing manager, novelist, postage-stamp designer....

This photo captures his multi--faceted character...but mostly, I'm drawn to the shapes that the multitude of hands create. He has been transformed into a French version of Durga.

Read more about his intriguing life here.

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