Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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What is Orphism?

What is Orphism?

Orphism was an abstract style of painting influenced by cubism developed by Sonia and Robert Delaunay. French poet Guillaume Apollinaire created the term around 1912, which distinguishes the work of the Delaunay’s from cubism. Greek musician Orpheus inspired the term.

Artwork by Sonia Delaunay

Sonia Delaunay

L'Oeil, 1970

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

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Sonia Delaunay

Untitled, 1969

Limited Edition Print

Etching and Aquatint

EUR 3,690

Sonia Delaunay

Untitled, 1972

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

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Sonia Delaunay

Grande icône, 1970-1975

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Etching

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Sonia Delaunay

Composition, 1972

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

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Sonia Delaunay

Rythme #VI, 1966

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 1,690

Sonia Delaunay

Untitled, 1969

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

USD 5,000 - 7,000

Sonia Delaunay

Untitled, 1969

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

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Sonia Delaunay

Totem, 1970

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 4,850

Sonia Delaunay

Untitled, 1969

Limited Edition Print

Etching and Aquatint

Currently Not Available

Sonia Delaunay

Gravure I, 1970

Limited Edition Print

Etching

USD 3,250

Sonia Delaunay

Untitled,

Painting

Gouache

GBP 10,150

Sonia Delaunay

Composition, 1965

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 1,500

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Conté

Conté is a vivid colored, waxy crayon. Nicolas-Jacques Conte’ invented them in 1795. Artists use sanding pads to sharpen their tips for drawing details, drag them flat on their sides for shading in large areas, and them to blend colors while drawing and sketching.

Graphite

Graphite is a form of carbon usually used to create the core of a pencil. It can be compressed to different levels of hardness. It’s power form is applied using a brush. Graphite erases easily. It was discovered in England’s Lake District in the 1500s.

Monoprint

Single impression belonging to an image made out of a block that is re-printable. Litho stones, wood blocks or metal plates are used for the purpose of etching upon. Only one impression is produced rather than producing several copies of one image. Mono-printing has many techniques that include etching, lithography and woodcut.

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