Deutliche Verbindung (Clear Connection)
Artwork: Deutliche Verbindung (Clear Connection)
Size: 48.2 x 31.8 cm
Medium: Watercolour and indian ink on paper
Creation year: 1925
Marks: Signed with the monogram and dated 25 (lower left)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed in December 1925
Provenance: Galka E. Scheyer, Los Angeles (acquired from the artist in July 1928; until 1931); Solomon Hale, Mexico City (acquired in 1931. Sold: Parke-Bernet, New York, 21st May 1975, lot 40); Private Collection, New York (sold: Christie's, New York, 11th November 1987, lot 118); Purchased at the previous sale by the family of the present owner
Exhibition history: Schloss Brunswick, Gesellschaft der Freunde junger Kunst, Jubilaums-Ausstellung W. Kandinsky, 1926, no. 51; Dresden, Galerie Arnold, Kandinsky: Jubilaums-Ausstellung zum 60. Geburtstage, 1926, no. 90; Mannheim, Stadtische Kunsthalle, Wege und Richtungen der abstrakten Malerei in Europa, 1927, no. 117; Oakland, The Oakland Art Gallery, Kandinsky, 1929, no. 6; Hollywood, Braxton Gallery, Kandinsky, 1930, no. 17; San Francisco, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, The Blue Four, 1931, no. 17; Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago, Eleventh International Exhibition of Water Colors, 1931, no. 120; Oakland, The Oakland Art Gallery, The Blue Four: Feininger, Jawlensky, Kandinsky, Paul Klee, 1931, no. 17

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-01
Lot Number: 6