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Wassily Kandinsky, 1866-1944

a revolution in painting
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Benedikt Taschen , Köln
Kandinsky, Wassily, 1866-1944., Painters -- Russia (Federation) -- Biogr

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Other titlesKandinsky
StatementHajo Düchting ; [English translation, Ilmar Lehtpere].
GenreBiography.
SeriesBasic art series
ContributionsKandinsky, Wassily, 1866-1944.
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LC ClassificationsND699.K3 D8313 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination95, [1] p. :
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Open LibraryOL4015838M
ISBN 103822805424
LC Control Number2001385585
OCLC/WorldCa31952225

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Concerning the Spiritual in Art/5(). Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky (16 December [O.S. 4 December] - 13 December ) was a Russian painter and art theorist. Kandinsky is generally credited as the pioneer of abstract art.[1] Born in Moscow, Kandinsky spent his childhood in Odessa (today Ukraine), where he graduated at Grekov Odessa Art school/5(22).

Over the course of his artistic career, Wassily Kandinsky (–) transformed not only his own style, but the course of art history. From early figurative and landscape painting, he went on to pioneer a spiritual, emotive, rhythmic use of color and line and is today credited with creating the first purely abstract work/5(24).

Written by the famous nonobjective painter Wassily Kandinsky (–), it explains Kandinsky's own theory of painting and crystallizes the ideas that were influencing many other modern artists of the period. Along with his own groundbreaking paintings, this book had a tremendous impact on the development of modern art.

In Wassily Kandinsky back of the book is a synopisis of his life from his birth in to his death in with intrestiing photos of Kandinsky and his family.

There is also a listing of all of his major exhibitions and a good bibliography. I enjoyed this book and will look for other Taschen books due to the quality of this one/5(27). Wassily Kandinsky, The Journey to Abstraction (Big Series Art) [Becks-Malorny, Ulrike] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Wassily Kandinsky, The Journey to Abstraction (Big Series Art)/5(5). Wassily Kandinsky Born Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky Dec. 16, Moscow, Russia Died Dec. 13, (at age 78) Neuilly-sur-Seine Nationality Russian Education Academy of Fine Arts, Munich Movement Expressionism Field Painting Wassily Kandinsky Famous Paintings Der Blaue Reiter, Composition IV, Composition VII, On White II, Born: Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky, Dec.

16,Moscow, Russia. Wassily Kandinsky K likes. Wassily Kandinsky: artworks, photos, biography, books, quotes, articlesFollowers: K. The founder of abstract art The Russian painter Wassily Kandinsky (), who later lived in Germany and France, is one of the pioneers of twentieth-century art.

Nowadays he is regarded as the founder of abstract art and is, moreover, the chief theoretician of this type of painting. Together with Franz Marc and others he founded the group of artists known as the "Blauer 4/5(1). Written by the famous nonobjective painter Wassily Kandinsky (), it explains Kandinsky's own theory of painting and crystallizes the ideas that were influencing many other modern artists of the period.

In this provocative book, Peg Weiss provides an entirely new interpretation of Kandinsky's art by examining for the first time how. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Wassily Kandinsky (Kandinsky, Wassily, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Kandinsky, Wassily, Concerning the Spiritual in Art, trans. by Michael Sadleir (Gutenberg text) Kandinsky, Wassily, In Memory of Wassily Kandinsky: The Solomon R. Guggenheim. Wassily Kandinsky, [Wassily Kandinsky;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Wassily Kandinsky: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Wassily Kandinsky.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Wassily Kandinsky, Russian in full Vasily Vasilyevich Kandinsky, (born December 4 [Decem New Style],Moscow, Russia—died DecemNeuilly-sur-Seine, France), Russian-born artist, one of the first creators of pure abstraction in modern successful avant-garde exhibitions, he founded the influential Munich group Der Blaue Reiter.

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Wassily Kandinsky, a revolution in painting. [Hajo Düchting; Wassily Kandinsky] -- The Russian painter Wassily Kandinsky (), who later lived in Germany and France, is one of the pioneers of twentieth-century art.

Nowadays he is regarded as the founder of abstract art and. The Russian painter Wassily Kandinsky (), who later lived in Germany and France, is one of the pioneers of 20th-century art. This book covers the work of the painter who nowadays is regarded Read more. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Düchting, Hajo.

Wassily Kandinsky, Köln: Benedikt Taschen, © The Russian painter Wassily Kandinsky (), who later lived in Germany and France, is one of the pioneers of 20th-century art.

This book covers the work of the painter who nowadays is regarded as the founder of abstract art. Wassily Kandinsky () Studie zu Improvisation 3 signed and dated 'KANDINSKY ' (lower right) Wassily Kandinsky: Life and Work, New York,p. no. (illustrated, This was also the year in which Kandinsky completed the typescript in German for his book,UUber das Geistige in der Kunst, (On the Spiritual in Art.

By: Wassily Kandinsky () Published inKandinsky's book compares the spiritual life of humanity to a pyramid -- the artist has a mission to lead others to the pinnacle with his work. The point of the pyramid is those few, great artists.

It is a spiritual pyramid, advancing and ascending slowly even if it sometimes appears immobile. Get this from a library. Vasily Kandinsky, [Mikhail German; Wassily Kandinsky] -- Grade level: 9, 10, 11, 12, i, s. Wassily Kandinsky () Strandszene signed and dated 'KANDINSKY ' (lower left) oil on board 20¾ x 26 3/8 in.

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( x 67 cm.) Painted in   Kandinsky, Wassily,Kandinsky, Wassily,Artists -- Russia (Federation) -- Biography, Artists, Russia (Federation) Publisher New York: Barnes & Noble Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; china Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language English Title (alternate Pages:   Wassily Kandinsky: a Revolution in Painting is one of Taschen's.

After reading Concerning the Spiritual in Art by Kandinsky, I liked to get a little more background on him. After finishing Duechting's book, I was more surprised than ever that my 20th century art classes barely covered Kandinsky/5(26). Kandinsky, Wassily, (11 titles) Kandler, Peter (1 title) Kane, Edward J.

(1 title) Kane, Elisha Kent, (2 titles) Kane, Elizabeth Wood, (2 titles) Kane, Jean, (1 title) Kane, John D. (1 title) Kane, Paul (1 title) Kane, Thomas R. (1 title) Kane, Thomas T. (1 title) Kane, William Reno (1 title).

Kandinsky, Wassily,Avant-garde (Aesthetics) Publisher New York: Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation Collection guggenheimmuseum; americana Digitizing sponsor Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Library and Archives Contributor Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Language EnglishPages: Wassily Kandinsky (), whose works are contained in this book, not only practised art but also wrote on it extensively.

He explored the theoretical aspects of the abstract art to which he ascribed, often drawing on his own work for examples, perhaps in an attempt to defend it by showing the care and thought he put into his art.

Written by the famous nonobjective painter Wassily Kandinsky (–), it explains Kandinsky's own theory of painting and crystallizes the ideas that were influencing many other modern artists of the period. Along with his own groundbreaking paintings, this book had a tremendous impact on the development of modern art/5(K).

Nearly two-thirds of his two hundred prints were made between andincluding more than fifty Jugendstil and fairy tale–inspired woodcuts from toand another fifty-six increasingly abstract woodcuts between and for his book Klänge (Sounds) ().

These formal experiments with reductive woodcuts served as an. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Wassily Kandinsky by Hajo Duchting,Barnes & Noble edition, Hardcover Wassily Kandinsky, ( edition) | Open LibraryPages:.

He detailed his theories in the book "On the Spiritual in Art" (). Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky was born in Moscow and studied law at the university there.

At age 30 he abandoned a successful career as an attorney to pursue painting in Munich, Germany, where his most revolutionary work would be al ID: View Source. Wassily Kandinsky () Pfeil zum Kreis signed with monogram and dated '30' (lower left); signed with monogram and dated again, numbered and titled 'No.

"Pfeil zum Kreis"' (on the reverse) the book sought to elucidate the fundamental elements of painting, in an effort to develop a science of art.for Winter Landscape, for Yellow-Red-Blue, for Composition VI, for Composition X, for Untitled (First Abstract Watercolor), for Moscow.

Red Square, for On White II, for Murnau Street With Women, All artworks by year.