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Leise (quietly) by WASSILY KANDINSKY

WASSILY KANDINSKY

(FRENCH, RUSSIAN, 1866 - 1944)

Leise (quietly), 1928

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LOT DETAILS


Materials:

watercolor, spritz technique and pen and ink on paper

Measurements:

12.64 in. (32.10 cm.) (height) by 20.04 in. (50.90 cm.) (width)

Markings:

signed with artist's initials and dated 28

Exhibited:

Paris, Galerie Zak; The Hague, Kunstzaal de Bron; Brussels, Galerie Le Centaure,. Exposition d'aquarelles de Wassily Kandinsky , January - June 1929, no. 60

Literature:

Vivian Endicott Barnett,. Kandinsky Watercolours, Catalogue Raisonné, Vol. Two, 1922-1944 , London 1994, p. 240, no. 913, illustrated

Provenance:

Dr. Will Grohmann, Germany (a gift from the artist in December 1929). Prof. Ernst Kuehnel, Berlin (a gift from the above in the 1930s). Thence by descent to the present owner

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