Vasily Kandinsky. Great Resurrection (Grosse Auferstehung) (proof) for Klänge (Sounds). (1911)

Vasily Kandinsky

Great Resurrection (Grosse Auferstehung) (proof) for Klänge (Sounds)

(1911)

Author
the artist
Medium
Woodcut
Dimensions
composition: 8 5/8 x 8 11/16" (21.9 x 22 cm); sheet (irreg.): 13 5/16 x 9 3/16" (33.8 x 23.4 cm)
Publisher
R. Piper & Co., Munich
Printer
F. Bruckmann A.G., Munich
Edition
one of 2 known proofs of the black block, before the edition of 345 in the illustrated book Klänge (1913)
Credit
Johanna and Leslie J. Garfield Fund
Object number
353.1988
Copyright
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Department
Drawings and Prints
This work is not on view.
Vasily Kandinsky has 149 works online.
There are 19,859 prints online.
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Lawrence Saphire, New York; sold to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1988.

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