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Sonia Delaunay

Projet de couverture d’album No.1

Sonia Delaunay

Sonia Delaunay

Projet de couverture d’album No.1

Projet de couverture d’album No.1

Sonia Delaunay

1885 - 1979

Projet de couverture d’album No.1 


oil and wax on paper

23.1 by 24 cm., 9¼by 9½in.

Framed: 52.3 by 52.3cm., 20⅝by 20⅝in.

Executed in Portugal in 1916.


This work is included in the archives of Richard Riss.

Executed on cream wove paper, not laid down. The sheet is hinged to a mount at several places along its verso, floating in the frame. Some small losses to the pigment at upper right in the salmon pigments .There are several artist pinholes at the center of the lower edge, the center of the left edge and one pinhole in the lower left corner. Two pindot stains in the lower right corner. The pigments are bright and well preserved. The work is in very good condition.


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Gimpel Fils Gallery, London 
Mrs. L. Fraser, London (acquired from the above in 1966)
Crane Kalman Gallery, London
Acquired from the above by the present owner
London, Gimpel Fils, Sonia Delaunay, 1966, no. 45