Sonia Delaunay Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Trans-Siberian Express (La Prose du Transsiberien et de la Petite Jehanne de France), 1913
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Akron Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)
Art Collection of the Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango, Colombia
Calderara Foundation Collection, Milan, Italy
3 works online
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Haifa Museum, Haifa, Israel
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!
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
Portuguese Market, 1915
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid (in Spanish)
State Museums of Florence Digital Archive, Italy
Tampa Museum of Art, Florida
The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid
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Simultaneous Dresses (The Three Women), 1925
Villa Croce Museo di Arte Contemporanea, Genoa, Italy (in Italian)
2 works online
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
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)
Sonia Delaunay at The AthenaeumMiscellaneous Sites:
7 works online by Delaunay
World Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
PBase Photo Sharing
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State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site
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Art Collection of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, VirginiaArticles and Reference Sites:
Kubisme (Cubism) (in Dutch)
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Sonia 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
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Brain-Juice - 20th Century Biographies
Deutsche Bank Artmag
Robert and Sonia Delaunay at the Centre Pompidou
Tate Gallery, London, UK
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
|Look Inside Books:||Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.|| |
|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
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Sonia Delaunay: Fashion and Fabrics