21 June 2012
Sonia Delaunay (1884-1979)
signed, dated and numbered 'Sonia Delaunay 1917 no. 468' (lower right)
watercolour on paper
14¼ x 9 3/8 in. (36 x 23.8 cm.)
Executed in Vigo in 1917
P. Granville, London.
E.J. Power, London.
Acquired from the above and thence by descent to the present owner.
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(possibly) Bielefeld, Städtisches Kunsthaus, Sonia Delaunay, September - October 1958, no. 94.
Lisbon, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Robert e Sonia Delaunay, Janurary - February 1982.
Richard Riss has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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