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Wassily Kandinsky papers, 1911-1940 (bulk 1921-1937)

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INVENTORY OF THE WASSILY KANDINSKY PAPERS, 1911-1940 (bulk 1921-1937)

Title: Wassily Kandinsky papers
Dates: 1911-1940 (bulk 1921-1937)
Number: 850910
Creator/Collector: Kandinsky, Wassily, 1866-1944
Extent: 2.0 linear feet (3 boxes, 1 flat file folder)
Abstract: Russian-born artist considered to be one of the creators of abstract painting. Papers document Kandinsky's teachings at the Bauhaus, his writings, his involvement with the Russian Academy of Artistic Sciences (RAKhN) in Moscow, and his professional contacts with art dealers, artists, collectors, and publishers.
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Language: Collection material is in German and Russian with some English and French.
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
Special Collections
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
Los Angeles, California, 90049-1688
(310) 440-7390
Author: Finding aid prepared by Isabella Zuralski.


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