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J.B. Neumann, New York, 23 September 1936.
Nina Kandinsky, Paris.
Carl Gemzell, Stockholm, by whom acquired in the 1950s or 1960s.
A gift from the above to the present owner in 2001.
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWEDISH COLLECTOR
The Artist's Handlist, no. 'V 1928, 265, Fessel'.
V. Endicott Barnett, Kandinsky Watercolours, Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, 1922-1944, New York, 1994, no. 854, p. 212.
Berlin, Galerie Ferdinand Möller, Oktober-Ausstellung: W. Kandinsky - Neue Aquarelle, October 1928, no. 31.
Paris, Galerie Zak, Exposition d'aquarelles de Wassily Kandinsky, January 1929, no. 27; this exhibition later travelled to The Hague, Kunstzaal de Bron and Brussels, Galerie Le Centaure.
Halle, Roter Turm, Retrospective, October, 1929; this exhibition later travelled to Moritzburg, Hallischer Kunstverein and Städtisches Museum.
Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Carl Gemzells samling, 1996, p. 16 (illustrated p. 17).