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Gray Spots

A work made of gouache on black wove paper (faded to a purplish-brown tone), laid down on tan wove card.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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  • A work made of gouache on black wove paper (faded to a purplish-brown tone), laid down on tan wove card.

Date:

July 1934

Artist:

Vasily Kandinsky
French, born Russia, 1866-1944

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Vasily Kandinsky

Title

Gray Spots

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1934

Medium

Gouache on black wove paper (faded to a purplish-brown tone), laid down on tan wove card

Inscriptions

Signed and dated recto, lower left, in brush and pink gouache: "VK 34"; inscribed verso, center on mount, in graphite: "Taches grises"; lower center of mount, in graphite: "Giteau teint pareil fonc lori [?] 1-1/2"; at left, in blue pencil: "A"; lower left, in blue pencil : "59 x 44"

Dimensions

46.3 × 32.7 cm (18 1/4 × 12 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

2013.955

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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