Pen and brush and black ink, gray wash, with touches of graphite, on cream wove paper
Inscribed recto, lower right in Russian (trans. by Janna Kasumova): "purple with … / green background / 5 … … …/ 11 x 16 … / … … / around"
253 × 342 mm
Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection
Extended information about this artwork
Vivian Endicott Barnett, Kandinsky Watercolours: Catalogue Raisonné I (London, 1992), p. 400, no. 456 (ill.).
New York, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd, 1963, cat. 216.
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, April 1965.
Wellesley. Mass., Wellesley College Art Museum, “Two Women Collect,” April 2–25, 1976.
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, January 26–April 27, 1980.
The Art Institute of Chicago, “Drawn to Form: Modern Drawings,” June 11– September 7, 1999, checklist 22.
Sold by Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York, to Dorothy Braude Edinburg, February 21, 1964 [invoice]; given to the Art Institute, 1998.
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