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Tapestry, 58 x 82 in.

Sonia Delaunay
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Wool tapestry handwoven by Atelier Pinton, Aubusson

Sonia Delaunay La Grade Icone, is a beautiful and iconic tapestry. Famously used as the composition design for the 1975 poster celebrating UNESCO’s World Women’s Year. The piece is an excellent example of Sonia Delaunay geometric artwork.

Sonia Delaunay’s abstract geometry is emblematic of her textile designs and fashion patterns, which typically use geometric shapes including circles, triangles, and rectangular blocks of color.

Material: Handwoven wool tapestry
Artist: Sonia Delaunay
Artist signature: Signed “Sonia Delaunay”
Serial: 2/6
Date: Manufactured before 1970
Type: Tapestry
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