Jean Cocteau and Sphinx, les Baux de Provence
Medium: Gelatin silver print
Dimensions: image: 9 7/16 × 13 7/8 in. (24 × 35.2 cm)
sheet: 11 15/16 × 15 15/16 in. (30.3 × 40.5 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Shawn M. Doherty, 2007
About: This photograph was taken on the set of the film Testament of Orpheus, directed by and starring Jean Cocteau. Cocteau allowed his good friend Clergue to document the making of the film, saying: "You are free to do as you please, I look forward to being surprised by your photos. They will reveal something different from my film."
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