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Colour Moves: Art and Fashion by Sonia Delaunay

Colour Moves: Art and Fashion by Sonia Delaunay

Author: Matteo de. Leeuw-de Monti
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Published to accompany a major exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution in New York City, "Colour Moves" focuses not only on abstract painter and colourist Sonia Delaunays art but also her avant-garde fashion designs from her own Atelier Simultane in Paris during the 1920s as well as textiles she designed for the Metz & Co Department store in Amsterdam in the 1930s. Applying her talents and theories to all areas of visual expression, including graphics, interiors, theatre and film, fashion and textiles, a trademark of Delaunays work is the sense of movement and rhythm created by the simultaneous contrasts of certain colours. This book features authoritative essays by Matilda McQuaid, Matteo de Leeuw-de Monti and Petra Timmer, accompanied by reproductions of over 250 of Delaunays paintings, drawings, textiles and garments with correlating designs, fashion illustrations and period photographs.
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General Fields

  • : 9780500289396
  • : Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • : Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • : June 2011
  • : 254mm X 210mm
  • : July 2011
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 411
  • : 204
  • : Matteo de. Leeuw-de Monti
  • : 175 colour illustrations
  • : Paperback