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La Figure Blanche (White Figure) by WASSILY KANDINSKY

WASSILY KANDINSKY

(FRENCH, RUSSIAN, 1866 - 1944)

La Figure Blanche (White Figure), 1938

Price Sold

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LOT DETAILS


Materials:

gouache on black paper

Measurements:

19.69 in. (50.00 cm.) (height) by 12.01 in. (30.50 cm.) (width)

Markings:

signed with the artist's monogram and dated 'VK38' (lower left)

Literature:

The artist's handlist, vol. IV, no. 588. V. Endicott Barnett, Kandinsky, Watercolours, Catalogue raisonné, vol. II, 1922-1944, London, 1994, no. 1222, p. 430 (illustrated).

Provenance:

Galerie Jeanne Bucher, Paris. Noëlle Lecoutour, Paris. Nina Kandinsky, Paris [repurchased]. Galerie Beyeler, Basel. Private collection, Italy, by 1972. Galleria Galatea, Turin (no. 2392). Private collection, Geneva. Anonymous sale, Finarte, Milan, 26 February 1981, lot 42. Galleria Blu, Milan (no. 588). Studio Simonis, Turin. Acquired from the above by the present owner.

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