Nationality

Russian

Artist Dates

1866-1944

Title of Work

Orientalisches

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Date of Work

1938

Medium

Woodblock

Edition #

Second edition, 1938

Height

Paper: 12" Image: 4 7/8"

Width

Paper: 9 1/2" Image: 7 1/2"

Collection/Provenance

Art & Design Study Collection: James Smith Pierce Collection

Status

Stored: FF_008_B

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Additional Information

The first edition for this print was created as part of Kandinsky's "sounds" series. The second edition printing was supervised by Kandinsky and issued in Paris for the magazine XXe Siècle, Paris 1938. Kandinsky had kept the blocks for the print in his studio from 1911.

1200 prints created, many destroyed during the war.

Tag: JSP Estate Collection

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