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Initialed original gouache painting on paper, attributed to SONIA DELAUNAY. Initialed ‘S.D.’ In lower left corner. Artwork depicts colorful abstract design resembling leaves or fins, mounted on black paper background. Artwork is double matted and set in medium tone wood frame. Measures approx 16.5 inches in height by 20.75 inches in width with frame. Initialed original gouache on paper, possibly Sonia Delaunay artwork, abstract geometric pattern orphism artwork, simultanism, collectible fine art. Sonia Delaunay (1885 –1979) was a Ukrainian-born French artist, who spent most of her working life in Paris and, with her husband Robert Delaunay and others, cofounded the Orphism art movement, noted for its use of strong colors and geometric shapes. Her work extends to painting, textile design and stage set design. She was the first living female artist to have a retrospective exhibition at the Louvre in 1964, and in 1975 was named an officer of the French Legion of Honor. Her work in modern design included the concepts of geometric abstraction, the

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Initialed Painting, Attributed to SONIA DELAUNAY

Estimate $200 - $400Jul 10