gouache on black paper
19.69 in. (50.00 cm.) (height) by 12.01 in. (30.50 cm.) (width)
signed with the artist's monogram and dated 'VK38' (lower left)
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).
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.