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    Sale 1996

    Impressionist And Modern Works On Paper

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 172

    Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)

    Ohne Titel

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    Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)
    Ohne Titel
    signed with monogram and dated '30' (lower left); signed, dated and indistinctly dedicated 'Kandinsky Dem verehrten, lieben Herrn Kirchhoff Herzliche Glückwünsche zu 1931' (on the artist's mount)
    watercolor, brush and pen and India ink on paper laid down by the artist on board
    Image size: 9¼ x 6 7/8 in. (23.5 x 17.5 cm.)
    Mount size: 11 x 8 3/8 in. (27.9 x 21.3 cm.)
    Executed in 1930


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    Provenance

    Heinrich Kirchhoff, Wiesbaden (gift from the artist, by 1931).
    Anon. sale, Hauswedell and Nolte, Hamburg, 9 June 1984, lot 813.


    Literature

    V.E. Barnett, Kandinsky Watercolours, Catalogue raisonné, Ithaca, New York, 1994, vol. II (1922-1944), p. 294, no. 1005 (illustrated).