Lot 194: KANDINSKY, WASILY. Regards sur le Passé.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: KANDINSKY, WASILY. Regards sur le Passé. 10 woodcuts, including 5 in color, on Arches, plus an additional suite on Japon Nacré laid in rear. Folio, contents loose as issued in printed wrappers; publisher''s teal cloth clamshell box. roman-numbered 5 of only 8 hors commerce copies reserved for collaborators, signed by nina kandinsky, the artist''s wife, who used some of the original blocks from his 1912 book Klaenge, to illustrate this text. From a total edition of 120. Roethel 73, 100, 106, 113, 124-127, 134, 143, 146. Paris: P. Belfond, 1971