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Robert Delaunay: La verseuse, 1916
Photograph by Sharon Mollerus, Creative Commons licensed


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Robert Delaunay

[French Cubist Painter, 1885-1941]

• Relationships: Husband of Sonia Delaunay.
Member of the Abstraction-Creation Group in Paris, 1930s.
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Original works by Robert Delaunay available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
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Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City
Click "View all" to see a total of 11 works online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Artworks in the museum's collections database

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist

Notable SiteNational Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh   NEW!

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SitePeggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice   NEW!

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK
3 works online

Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Japan

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Sun, Tower, Airplane, 1913

Berkeley Art Museum + Pacific Film Archive, California
Mme. Mandel

Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Spain
Femme nue lisant (Nude woman reading)

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany (in German)  

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.   NEW!

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "D"

Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
Formes circulaieres, Lune No 2, 1913

Lenbach House, Munich, Germany (in German)  
Artworks from the site's databank: Select the artist in the "Künstler" column

Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
3 works by Delaunay

New Art Gallery, Walsall, England
Portrait of Stravinsky

Palazzo Ruspoli, Rome (in Italian)  

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)  

Saint Louis Art Museum, Missouri
Eiffel Tower, 1924

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

The Albertina, Vienna
Nudes with Ibises, 1907

The Jewish Museum, New York City
Windows in Three Parts, 1912

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

Van Abbemuseum, Netherlands
L'Equipe de Cardiff, 1913

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteRobert Delaunay at The Artchive

Notable SiteRobert Delaunay at The Athenaeum
4 works online

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Robert Delaunay at CGFA

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Mondo Mostre, Milan (in Italian)  
Scroll down for 3 works from the 2005 exhibition Masterpieces from the Guggenheim

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

PBase Photo Sharing
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Le ville de Paris, 1910-12
Joie de Vivre, 1930

USC Annenberg School for Communication

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Kubisme (Cubism) (in Dutch)  

Philippe Gambette Web Site (in French)  
Tour Eiffel, from the Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris

The Modernist Journals Project
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Robert Delaunay  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Brain-Juice - 20th Century Biographies

Deutsche Bank Artmag
Robert and Sonia Delaunay at the Centre Pompidou

The New York Observer
"Guggenheim Makes a Case for Delaunay's Genius", article by Hilton Kramer

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