Published to coincide with the 1925 Paris Exposition, this portfolio features Delaunay's original designs for fashions, costumes, textiles, household objects and decorative patterns, executed in pochoir. A Beautiful album, the large scale and fine print quality showcases the vibrant colors and dynamic lines that characterize Delaunay’s work. It also demonstrates the breadth of her oeuvre and her ability to work across media.
Introduction by Andre Lhote with poems by Cendrars, Delteil, Tzara and Soupault. Introductory text is followed by 20 illustrations marked with the year of each item’s creation.
An exceedingly rare volume that is often found in poor condition, this example in in a comparatively good state. 20 illustrations. (20 hors text.) General Condition: Good. Exterior: Scuffed. Interior: Good. Contained in original printed folio boards (loose).