Sonia Delaunay

French, 1885–1979

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Bio

Sonia Delaunay’s innovative explorations of color and form began with a quilt she made for her son in 1911 that would spur a breakthrough in the history of abstraction. She had moved from Moscow to Paris at age 20, where she first encountered

Blue chip status
Blue-chip representation
Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
Auction
High auction record
€4.1m, Calmels Cohen, 2002

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Career highlights
User
Solo show at a major institution
Tate Modern
Group
Group show at a major institution
Centre Pompidou, and 7 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Tate
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 1 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale International Exhibition
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