Current Location:
P. Douglas Kindschi Hall of Science -> 4th Floor (KHS)
Location Notes:
KHS; 4th fl; Between Rm. 4479 and Rm. 4481

“Viertel (Quarter)“ Sonia Delaunay

Artwork
Identifier:
2008.341.1
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster Reproduction of original artwork
Date:
1989
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 35.5 in Width: 27.5 in
Description:
Reproduction poster of Sonia Delauney's "Viertel". Abstract, geometric design made of several color fields: blue, red, gray, green, white, red, black. Faint "number 8" design towards left.
Historical Context:
Sonia Delaunay was a Jewish-French artist who co-founded the Orphism art movement. Her paintings, stage designs, and textile designs incorporate the strong colors and geometric shapes of the movement.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
one-sheet posters