Fabricated black chalk, with frottage on cream laid paper
Signed recto, lower right corner, in graphite (or chalk): "R delaunay"
42.7 × 31.2 cm (16 13/16 × 12 5/16 in.)
Worcester Sketch Fund
Extended information about this artwork
Michel Hoog, Robert Delaunay, trans. by Alice Sachs (New York, 1976), p. 24 (ill.).
Robert Delaunay 1906–1914: De L’Impressionnisme à Abstraction, exh. cat. (Paris, 1999), p. 105 (ill.).
Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Städtische Galerie im Städelschen Kunstinstitut, “Französische Zeichnungen aus dem Art Institute of Chicago,” February 10–April 10, 1977, pp. 172–173, cat. 83 (ill.).
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, “Visions of Paris: Robert Delaunay’s Series,” January 16–April 25, 1998, cat. 8 (ill.); traveled to Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, November 7, 1997–January 4, 1998.
Sold by B. C. Holland Gallery, Chicago, to the Art Institute, 1968.
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