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Robert Delaunay. Simultaneous Contrasts: Sun and Moon. Paris 1913 (dated on painting 1912)

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Simultaneous Contrasts: Sun and Moon

Robert Delaunay (French, 1885–1941)

Paris 1913 (dated on painting 1912)
Oil on canvas
53" (134.5 cm) in diameter
Credit Line:
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist, Paris. 1913 – 1940
Peggy Guggenheim (Art of This Century), New York. Purchased from Delaunay, fall 1940 – 1945
Stephen Lion, New York. Purchased from Art of This Century, 1945
Jacques Seligmann and Co., Inc., New York. By 1946 – 1954
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Acquired from Jacques Seligmann, through the Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund, 1954

Formes circulaires, soleil, lune, sumultané, no.2 (Circular Forms, Sun, Moon, Simultaneous, No.2)
Formes circulaires. Soleil, Lune
Formes circulaires
Disks (Composition simultanée; Les disques soleils) Sun Disks
Composition simultanée
Sun Disks
[Soleil, lune, simultané 2]

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