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KANDINSKY, Wassily (1866 - 1944), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, printmaker (wood engraving, etching, drypoint)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KANDINSKY, Wassily (1866 - 1944), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, printmaker (wood engraving, etching, drypoint)

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Russian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active from 1921 in Germany (naturalised 1928), active from 1934 in France (naturalised 1939).

Born 4 December 1866, in Moscow; died 13 December 1944, in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, printmaker (wood engraving, etching, drypoint), art theorist, illustrator. Stage costumes and sets.

Phalanx, Der Blaue Reiter, Die Blauen Vier, Bauhaus.

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