Delaunay, Robert

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Delaunay, Robert Gender: M
born on 12 April 1885 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone LMT m2e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Lescaut
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 22°31' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 15°30 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 03°33'

Robert Delaunay


French artist, a fauve and cubist painter. Apprenticed to a stage designer in 1902, he began his own painting in 1904. He experimented with post-impressionism and Fauvism before moving into cubism in 1909. During WW I he lived in Spain and Portugal, returning to Paris in 1921. He did decorative murals from 1925.

Delaunay married the Russian painter Sonia (originally Sarah) Stern (14 Nov. 1885) on 23 November 1910. Died at Montpellier on 25 October 1941.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Social : Begin a program of study 1902 (Apprenticed to a stage designer)
  • Work : New Job 1904 (Began his own painting)
  • Relationship : Marriage 23 November 1910 (Sonia Stern)
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  • Family : Change residence 1921 (Moved back to Paris)
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1925 (Started his decorative murals)
  • Death, Cause unspecified 25 October 1941 (Age 56, problems with lungs)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Lescaut quotes Barbault for B.R., confirmed by de Marre. BC also in Geslain archive, file peintres, photo 46


  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Moved to Spain and Portugal during WW I)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Cubist painter)