Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)
Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)

Quadrat im Nebel

Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)
Quadrat im Nebel
signed with monogram and dated '32' (lower left); dated again, numbered and titled '1932 No 486 "Quadrat im Nebel"' (on the reverse of the mount)
watercolor on paper laid down by the artist on card
Sheet size: 22¾ x 12 3/8 in. (57.7 x 32 cm.)
Mount size: 25½ x 15 1/8 in. (64.6 x 38.5 cm.)
Executed in August 1932
Nina Kandinsky, Neuilly-sur-Seine.
Galerie Maeght, Paris.
Berggruen & Cie., Paris (1972).
Anon. sale, Sotheby Parke-Bernet & Co., London, 4 April 1979, lot 243.
Galerie Tarica, Paris (1979).
Beck & Eggeling, Düsseldorf.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 8 November 2007, lot 368.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
V.E. Barnett, Kandinsky Watercolours, Catalogue Raisonné, New York, 1994, vol. 2, p. 340, no. 1097 (illustrated).
Zurich, Galerie Maeght, Kandinsky: Olbilder, Gouachen, Zeichnungen, 1972, no. 41 (illustrated).
Paris, Berggruen & Cie., Kandinsky, Aquarelles et dessins, October 1972, no. 41 (illustrated).
London, The Lefevre Gallery, Oil Paintings and Watercolours by Wassily Kandinsky, April-May 1973, no. 31 (illustrated).
London, Annely Juda Fine Art and Austin, The University of Texas, University Art Museum, The Non-Objective World, 1914-1955, July-December 1973, p. 98, no. 63 (illustrated, p. 99).
London, Achim Moeller, Ltd., Kandinsky, Fifteen Paintings by Wassily Kandinsky, 1978, no. 13.


David Kleiweg de Zwaan
David Kleiweg de Zwaan