Vassily Kandinsky (Russian, 1866–1944)
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  • Artist Name: Vassily Kandinsky (Russian, 1866–1944)
  • Title: Blue
  • Date: 1922
  • Medium: Color lithograph on wove paper
  • Dimensions: comp: 8-1/4 x 5-7/8 in. (21.0 x 14.9 cm); sheet: 12-3/4 x 11 in. (32.4 x 27.8 cm)
  • Credit Line: Norton Simon Museum, The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection
  • Accession Number: P.1953.202
  • Copyright: © Norton Simon Museum

Object Information

Prints and Drawings Form the Galka E. Scheyer Blue Four Collection

  • Pasadena, Pasadena Art Museum, 1972-02-15 to 1972-03-31

Kandinsky Paintings and Graphics: Retrospective of Kandinsky's Bauhaus Years

  • Norton Simon Museum, 1989-01-19 to 1990-01-14


  • Norton Simon Museum, 1994-01-13 to 1994-09-11

Paintings by Wassily Kandinsky, the "Old Master" of Abstract Art

  • Oakland Art Gallery, 1935-01-02 to 1935-01-30
  • San Francisco Museum of Art, 1935-05-05 to 1935-06-09

Maven of Modernism: Galka Scheyer in California

  • Norton Simon Museum, 2017-04-07 to 2017-09-25


  • Oakland Art Gallery, 1929-04 to 1929-05-10

The Blue Four: Feininger, Jawlensky, Kandinsky, Paul Klee

  • Braxton Gallery, 1930-03-01 to 1930-03-15

Wassily Kandinsky Prints

  • Pasadena Museum of Modern Art, 1973-07-05 to 1973-09-28

Bauhaus Painters; Spirit of Modernism: Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Lyonel Feininger, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, El Lissitzky, Oskar Schlemmer, Alexander Archipenko, Alexei Jawlensky and Others

  • Seoul, Ho-Am Art Museum, 1996-02-08 to 1996-04-28

My Four Kings: Galka Scheyer and the Blue Four

  • Norton Simon Museum, 2002-12-13 to 2003-04-14

The Spirit of Modernism: Galka Scheyer in the New World

  • Norton Simon Museum, 1994-11-17 to 1996-01-14

The Blue Four-Galka Scheyer Collection From The Norton Simon Museum

  • Henry Art Gallery, 1997-07-17 to 1997-10-05
  • Grohmann, Will, Sélection, p. 29
  • Roethel, Hans Konrad, Kandinsky: Das graphische Werk, 1970, no. 163
  • The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection, Norton Simon Museum of Art at Pasadena, 1976, no. 244 p. 84
  • Campbell Abdo, Sara, Wassily Kandinsky, 1994, p. 7
  • Barnett, Vivian Endicott, The Blue Four Collection at the Norton Simon Museum, 2002, no. 283 pp. 238-239
  • Weber, Nicholas Fox and Jessica Boissel, Josef Albers and Wassily Kandinsky: Friends in Exile, 2010, p. 68

Additional Artwork by Artist

Lithograph for the Fourth Bauhaus Portfolio Vassily Kandinsky 1922
Lithograph No. III Vassily Kandinsky 1925
Severe in Sweet Vassily Kandinsky 1928

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