Modern and Contemporary Art
Robert Delaunay, French, 1885 - 1941
Oil on canvas
* Special Exhibition Galleries, first floor (Dorrance Galleries)
1952-61-13A. E. Gallatin Collection, 1952
LabelThe rainbow of colors and crystalline geometry of this painting suggest a landscape refracted through a prism. Slivers of the Eiffel Tower repeated across the top show Paris three times in a simultaneous, overlapping vista.
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