Rigide et courbe
Artwork: Rigide et courbe
Size: 114 x 162.4 cm
Medium: Oil and sand on canvas
Creation year: 1935
Marks: Signed with monogram and dated '35' (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed in Paris, December 1935
Provenance: Solomon R. Guggenheim, New York (acquired from the artist, 1936); The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York (gift from the previous, 1937); sale, Sotheby's & Co., London, 30 June 1964, lot 47; Acquired at the previous sale by the family of the present owner
Exhibition history: The Philadelphia Art Alliance, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection of Non-Objective Paintings, February 1937, p. 67, no. 117 (illustrated in color); Charleston, The Gibbes Memorial Art Gallery, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection of Non-Objective Paintings, March-April, 1938, no. 150 (illustrated in color); The Baltimore Museum of Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection of Non-Objective Paintings, January 1939, no. 150 (illustrated in color); New York, The Solomon. R. Guggenheim Foundation, The Art of Tomorrow, June 1939, p. 151, no. 342 (illustrated in color; dated 1936); New York, Museum of Non Objective Paintings, Kandinsky, March-May 1945, p. 45 (illustrated in color, p. 41; dated 1936); Chicago, The Arts Club, Wassily Kandinsky: Memorial Exhibition, November 1945, no. 26 (dated 1936); Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, Memorial Exhibition of Paintings by Wassily Kandinsky, April-May 1946, no. 36; New York, Museum of Non Objective Paintings, Tenth Anniversary Exhibition, May-October 1949

Christie's New York

Date: 2016-11-16
Lot Number: 18B