Zweite Radierung für Editions Cahiers d’Art

Wassily Kandinsky
Zweite Radierung für Editions Cahiers d’Art
etching & drypoint

An original Wassily Kandinsky etching & drypoint print.

(Second Etching for Editions Cahiers d’Art)


Original etching with drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper

Hand-signed in pencil in the margin lower right Kandinsky, also signed and dated in the plate with the artist’s monogram lower left.

A superb impression of the definitive state, from the edition of approximately 100. Published by Editions Cahiers d’Art, Paris.

Catalog: Roethel 196; Friedel/Hoberg 1531.

11 9/16 x 9 inches

Sheet Size: 15 11/16 x 12 7/16 inches

This etching was published as part of a portfolio with the intention of producing financial support for the publishing firm Editions Cahiers d’Art. A preparatory sketch (listed in Kandinsky’s private catalogue of drawings, 1932-34) is in the collection of Nina Kandinsky, Neuilly-sur-Seine.