Xylographies: Title Page (The Flame)

1909 (block cut 1907)
Wassily Kandinsky (Russian, 1866–1944)


Catalogue Raisonné

Roethel 066, and p.437-38

Dimensions

Sheet: 32 x 32 cm (12 13/16 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.16.2

Medium or Technique

Heliogravure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Portfolios

Title page with heliogravure vignette, from the portfolio of five heliogravures printed in black reproducing woodcuts by Kandinsky with two additional woodcut vignettes machine printed from the blocks on front and back portfolio cover

Provenance

Sims Reed Rare Books, London; Ars Libri, Boston, March 2001; purchased by MFA January 23, 2002

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Alan and Marianne Schwartz (Shapero Foundation)

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris