Luxury Design, Past & Present
Geometric patterned rug designed by Sonia Delaunay. Signed SD.
Made in France, circa 1970
After a Fauve period, she creates, with her second husband Robert Delaunay, a form of painting that Apollinaire defines as Orphism. Sonia and Robert Delaunay worked mainly on finding pure color and movement of simultaneous colors, a trend that has inspired other painters after them, including Fernand Léger and Jasper Johns.