14 September 2005
Property from the Estate of Dr. Bernard H. Breslauer
Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1904)
titled in Cyrillic (upper center)
pen and India ink on paper
8 7/8 x 7 1/8 in. (22.6 x 18.2 cm.)
Drawn in 1918
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 1 December 1965, lot 196.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 4 July 1974, lot 11a.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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H.K. Roethel, Kandinsky: Das graphische Werk, Cologne, 1970, pp. 442 and 487 (illustrated, fig. 81).
This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of drawings being prepared by Vivian Endicott Barnett.
Please note that this work is inscribed in Cyrillic by Nina Kandinsky on the reverse.
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