Image of the day. Jean Cocteau Written by Daniel Kasman Published on 04 July 2011 Photograph by Philippe Halsman, 1948. (Via.) Responses 10 responses to this post. Join the discussion Zachary Phillip Brailsford almost 2 years ago Oh man. What a badass! I always wondered how he made films, wrote poetry, drew/painted, etc. – all with expert hands. And now I know. :P Savvy chimère almost 2 years ago Wow, this is sublime. I recognized it as Philippe Halsman instantly. Howard Fritzson almost 2 years ago This says it all. He was so remarkable. Theolini almost 2 years ago Beautiful picture ! _Tyler_ almost 2 years ago Cocteaupus Susanna-Cole almost 2 years ago The composition of this is so great … it’s simultaneously tongue-in-cheek and genius. Berjuan almost 2 years ago Ha, I have to save this image. VOLUPTE NOIR almost 2 years ago Cocteau was at once and the same time a naif and a canny trickster. His brilliance still resonates. Beneezy almost 2 years ago Shiiiiiiiiiiiiiiit Mary almost 2 years ago every hand should be holding a cigarette except for one… which holds the lighter. lol. Your opinion Please login to add a new comment.