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    Sale 5140

    Fine Printed Books Including Modern First Editions & Miniature Books

    25 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 189

    KANDINSKY, Wassily. Über das geistige in der Kunst. Munich: R. Piper & Co. 4°. Second Edition (but 'third edition' on wrapper). With eight plates by various artists and ten original woodcuts and cover design by Kandinsky (spine laid down, wrapper edges strengthened).

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    KANDINSKY, Wassily. Über das geistige in der Kunst. Munich: R. Piper & Co. 4°. Second Edition (but 'third edition' on wrapper). With eight plates by various artists and ten original woodcuts and cover design by Kandinsky (spine laid down, wrapper edges strengthened).

    ZEHDER, Hugo. Wassily Kandinsky. Dresden: Rudolf Kaemmerer, 1920. 4°. Eleven black-and-white plates, one colour tipped-in plate and cover design by Kandinsky (plates spotted, free endpapers loose; spine worn with some fading); with another book about Kandinsky.
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