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J.B. Neumann, New York, by November 1935.
Nierendorf Gallery, New York.
Galka E. Scheyer, Los Angeles, until 1945.
Milton Wichner, Los Angeles, until 1950.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 1 May 1996, lot 192.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 28 June 2001, lot 498.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN COLLECTION
The Artist's Handlist, no. 'iv 1929, 343, Strahlen/Rayons'.
V. Endicott-Barnett, Kandinsky Watercolours, Catalogue raisonné, vol. II, 1922-1944, New York, 1994, no. 934 (illustrated p. 250).
V. Endicott-Barnett & J. Helfenstein (ed.), The Blue Four - Feininger, Jawlensky, Kandinsky and Klee in the New World, Cologne 1997, no. 90 (illustrated p. 205).
Saarbrücken, Staatliches Museum, Kollektiv-Ausstellung Wassily Kandinsky, January - February 1930, no. 32.
London, The Mayor Gallery, International Exhibition: A Survey of Contemporary Art, October 1933.
New York, New Art Circle [J.B. Neumann], Vasily Kandinsky, February 1936, no. 5.
Boston, The Institute of Modern Art, Contemporary German Art, November - December 1939, no. 23.