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Re: Pochoir-Delaunay

Delaunay illustrated at least one book that I know of, "27 tableaux
vivant".  I fashioned a museum box for a copy of it and have it scanned
on my page at:
The design is repeated verbatum (no copyright questions please) from one
of the pochoir in the book, done in gouache with brush.

Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord wrote:

> Dear Friends
>         I remember reading a book about Sonia Delauney in which the
> pochoir
> technique was described. I believe she may have used it in books but
> I'm
> not sure. I've looked in some of my art books to see if I could find
> any
> clues. One bibliography lists Rhythms and Colours by Jacques Dmasse,
> published by Thames and Hudson in 1972. I don't know if that's the one
> I
> saw.
>         Sonia Delauney was pretty amazing. She painted, but also
> designed
> fabric and clothing and had her own fashion design studio for a while,
> and collaborated with Stravinsky And Diaghilev on set designs and
> costumes. This is not exactly the information requested on pochoir,
> but
> it reminded me of her and I thought it might be of interest.
> in good spirit,
> Susan
> Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord
> Newburyport, MA

Denis Gouey

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