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Weiss Auf Schwarz (White On Black)

Artwork:
Weiss Auf Schwarz (White On Black)
Size:
70 x 69.3 cm
Medium :
Oil on board
Creation Year:
1930
Marks
Signed with the monogram and dated 30
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted in November 1930
Provenance :
Ida Bienert, Dresden (acquired from the artist through the Kandinsky Gesellschaft in December 1931); Philippe Dotremont, BrusselsMarlborough Fine Art Ltd., London; Acquired from the previous by 1974
Exhibition History :
Bern, Kunsthalle, Gesamtausstellung Wassily Kandinsky, 1955, no. 62Munich, Galerie Stangl, Wassily Kandinsky: Ausstellung mit Werken von 1918 bis 1933, 1962, n.n., illustrated London, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd, Kandinsky and his friends, century exhibition, 1966, no. 33, illustrated New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Kandinsky: Russian and Bauhaus Years, 1915-1933, 1983, no. 264, illustrated Zurich, Kunsthaus Zurich, Kandinsky in Russia und am Bauhaus, 1915-1933, 1984, no. 257, illustrated Berlin, Bauhaus-Archiv, Kandinsky Russische Zeit und Bauhausjahre, 1915-1933, 1984, no.258, illustratedTokyo, The National Museum of Modern Art & Kyoto, The National Museum of Modern Art, Kandinsky, 1987, no. 74, illustrated

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2017-09-26
Lot Number :
20
Low Estimate :
$800,000[-19%]*
High Estimate :
$1,200,000[-46%]*
Hammer Price :
$650,000
Sold For :
$792,500*