Lot: 635


9 vignettes from 'Über das Geistige in der Kunst' and 'Klänge', all 1911

Kandinsky, Wassily Verlegt von Reinhard Piper & Co, München

9 woodcuts on irregularly cut laid paper. In detail: 'Dem Andenken an Elisabeth Tichejeff gewidmet', 11,7 x 24,0 cm (illustration), 13,2 x 4,7 cm (sheet), published as a frontispiece in Kandinsky's book 'On the Spiritual in Art' ; Vignette in 'Effect of Color', 4.0 x 12.5 cm (illustration), 5.0 x 14.8 cm (sheet), published in Kandinsky's book 'About the Spiritual in Art'; Vignette in 'Form and Color Language', 11,8 x 2,5 cm, 15,5 x 4,40 cm (sheet), published in Kandinsky's book 'On the Spiritual in Art'; Vignette in 'Theory', 9.9 x 4.0 cm (illustration). 11.5 x 7.0 cm (sheet), published in Kandinsky's book 'About the Spiritual in Art'; Vignette in 'Hoboe', 5.5 x 5.2 cm (illustration), 6.2 x 5.8 cm (sheet), published in Kandinsky's book 'Klänge'; Vignette in 'Klänge', 3,9 x 3,4 cm (illustration), 6,9 x 5,5, cm (sheet), published in Kandinsky's book 'Klänge'; Vignette 'The Rift', 6.3 x 7.9 cm (illustration), 7.5 x 8.5 cm (leaf), published in Kandinsky's book 'Klänge'; Vignette in 'Lenz', 2,1 x 9,9 cm (illustration), 4,2 x 11,2 cm (leaf), published in Kandinsky's book 'Klänge'; Vignette in 'Leaves', 5.1 x 5.3 cm (illustration), 7.5 x 7.0 cm (leaf), published in Kandinsky's book 'Klänge'. Each mounted, glass frame.

Not de-framed.

Award: 1,500 €

151C - Modern Art
25. June 2020 at 3:00 PM

Literature:
Roethel 83, 88, 89, 90, 109, 116, 120, 137,139. Provenance: Coll. Reinhard Piper, Munich; Coll. Ellen Piper, Munich.