Artwork: Bagatelles
Size: 49.3 x 18.8 cm
Medium: Gouache on card mounted on card
Creation year: 1936
Marks: Signed with the initial 'K and dated 36' (lower left); titled 'Bagatelles dated '1936' and numbered 'No. 570' (on the back of the mount)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: J.B. Neumann New York (acquired on September 23 1936); Nierendorf Gallery New York (by 1945); Nina Kandinsky Paris Galerie Maeght Paris; Galleria del Naviglio Milan (by 1960); Toninelli Arte Moderna Milan; Private Collection London (and sold: Sotheby's London March 28 1984 lot 348); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: New York Museum of Non-Objective Painting Kandinsky Memorial Exhibition 1945 no. 217; New York Galerie Chalette Kandinsky 1957 no. 16 illustrated in the catalogue; Milan Galleria del Naviglio Wassili Kandinksy 1960 no. 11; London Royal Academy of Arts Kandinsky: Watercolours and Other Works on Paper 1999 illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-05
Lot Number: 150
Low Estimate: $200000 [+19%]
High Estimate: $300000 [-19%]
Hammer Price: $240000
Sold For: $298000