Lithograph for the Fourth Bauhaus Portfolio
Vassily Kandinsky (Russian, 1866–1944)
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  • Artist Name: Vassily Kandinsky (Russian, 1866–1944)
  • Title: Lithograph for the Fourth Bauhaus Portfolio
  • Date: 1922
  • Medium: Color lithograph on wove paper
  • Dimensions: comp: 11 x 9-5/8 in. (27.9 x 24.4 cm); sheet: 14-1/2 x 13-1/2 in. (36.8 x 34.3 cm)
  • Credit Line: Norton Simon Museum, The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection
  • Accession Number: P.1953.208
  • Copyright: © Norton Simon Museum

Object Information

European Modernists

  • Los Angeles, California School of Fine Arts, 1927-04 to ?-

Selections from the Permanent Collection

  • Pasadena Art Museum, 1971-07-13 to 1971-09-19

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

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

The Blue Four and Their Contemporaries

  • Norton Simon Museum, 1991-06-20 to 1992-05-24


  • 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

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

Wassily Kandinsky Prints

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

From Paris to Pasadena: An Overview of Color Lithography, 1890-1975

  • Norton Simon Museum, 2000-10-04 to 2001-01-15

Klee, Kandinsky, Jawlensky: Works from the Bauhaus Period

  • School of Art Gallery, The Ohio State University, 1966-11-11 to 1966-11-30

Thirty European Modernists

  • Oakland Art Gallery, 1928-01-04 to 1928-01-29

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
  • Peters, Heinz, Die Bauhausmappen: "Neue europäische Graphik" 1921-23, 1957, p. 65
  • Roethel, Hans Konrad, Kandinsky: Das graphische Werk, 1970, no. 162
  • The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection, Norton Simon Museum of Art at Pasadena, 1976, no. 243 pp. 84, 92
  • Campbell Abdo, Sara, Wassily Kandinsky, 1994, p. 6
  • Barnett, Vivian Endicott, The Blue Four Collection at the Norton Simon Museum, 2002, no. 282 p. 238

Additional Artwork by Artist

Blue Vassily Kandinsky 1922
Lithograph No. III Vassily Kandinsky 1925
Severe in Sweet Vassily Kandinsky 1928

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