Kandinsky Wasily "Portrait" - color lithograph

This is one of three original lithographs by well-known Russian artist of the early years of the 20th century Wassily Kandinsky. These lithographs have been made from watercolors around 1917 - 1921. (They never were exhibited earlier.) These lithographs are limited edition of 295 pieces only. Each lithographs have autotype signature of artist and number. Paper of hand's processing is used for the lithographs. These lithographs lay on green mat. It create very kinglike impression. (Mat included in the price) About Kandinsky Wassily. Kandinsky, ranked among the artists whose work changed the history of art in the early years of the 20th century, the Russian abstract painter Wassily Kandinsky is generally regarded as one of the originators of abstract painting, or abstract expressionism. In both his painting and his theoretical writings he influenced modern styles. Spending many years of his life in Germany, Kandinsky became an instrumental force in the development of German expressionism. Kandinsky was born in Moscow on Dec. 4, 1866. He studied law and political economy at the University of Moscow, but after a visit in 1895 to an exhibition of French impressionist paintings in Moscow, Kandinsky decided to become a painter. Moving to Munich, Germany, he worked under Anton Azb? and Franz von Stuck, studying impressionist color and art ... read more