List of paintings by Wassily Kandinsky

This is an incomplete list of paintings by the Russian artist Wassily Kandinsky (1866–1944). During his life, Kandinsky was associated with the art movements of Der Blaue Reiter, Expressionism and Abstract painting.

PaintingsEdit

All paintings are oil on canvas unless stated otherwise.

Image Title Date Current location Dimensions (in cm.)
Medium
  Odessa, Port 1898 Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow 65 x 45
  Kochel – Waterfall I 1900 Lenbachhaus, Munich 32.5 x 23.5
  Munich – The Isar 1901 Lenbachhaus, Munich 32.5 x 23.6
  Sketch for Akhtyrka – Fall 1901 Lenbachhaus, Munich 23.6 x 32.7
Oil and glue paint on cardboard
  Munich English Garden 1901 Lenbachhaus, Munich 23.7 x 32.3
  Schwabing – Nikolaiplatz 1901–02 Lenbachhaus, Munich 23.8 x 32.2
  Kochel – Schlehdorf 1902 Lenbachhaus, Munich 32.1 x 23.8
  Mountainous Landscape with Lake 1902 Lenbachhaus, Munich 28 x 76
  Kallmünz – Gabriele Münter painting I 1903 Lenbachhaus, Munich 24 x 33
  Kallmünz – Nature study on the yellow stagecoach 1903 Lenbachhaus, Munich 23.4 x 32.8
  The Blue Rider 1903 Private collection 55 x 65[1]
Oil on cardboard
  Kallmünz – Gabriele Münter painting II 1903 Lenbachhaus, Munich 58.5 x 58.5
Oil on jute
  Nymphenburg 1904 Minneapolis Institute of Art 24.1 x 32.4
  In the Forrest 1904 Lenbachhaus, Munich 26 x 19.8
Oil on mahogany
  Sketch for 'Sunday (Old Russian)' 1904 Lenbachhaus, Munich 38.5 x 89.2
Oil and body paint on jute
  Holland – beach chairs 1904 Lenbachhaus, Munich 24 x 32.8
  Arab City 1905 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 67.3 x 99.5
Tempera on cardboard
  Landscape with Yellow Field 1905 Lenbachhaus, Munich 29.8 x 44.5
Oil on cardboard
  Riding Couple 1905–06 Lenbachhaus, Munich 55 x 50.5
  Rapallo – Bay 1906 Lenbachhaus, Munich 24 x 33.1
Oil on cardboard
  In the park of St. Cloud – Fall II 1906 Lenbachhaus, Munich 23.6 x 37.7
Oil on cardboard
  The Colourful Life 1907 Lenbachhaus, Munich 130 x 162.5
Tempera on canvas
  Murnau, Burggrabenstrasse 1 1908 Dallas Museum of Art 50.5 x 63.5
Oil on paper, on masonite
  Red Church 1908 Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg 28 x 19.2
  Munich-Schwabing with the Church of St. Ursula 1908 Lenbachhaus, Munich 68.8 x 49
Oil on cardboard
  View of Murnau 1908 Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg 33 x 44.5
Oil on cardboard
  Moscow Environs 1908 Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow
  Murnau – View over the Staffelsee 1908 Lenbachhaus, Munich 32.8 x 41
Oil on cardboard
  Murnau – Landscape with a Tower 1908 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 74 x 98.5
Oil on cardboard
  Murnau – View from the window of the Griesbräu 1908 Lenbachhaus, Munich 49.8 x 69.6
Oil on cardboard
  Autumn Landscape with Boats 1908 Private collection 71 x 96.5
Oil on board
  Riegesee, the Village Church 1908 Lenbachhaus, Munich 33 x 45
  Autumn in Murnau 1908 Private collection 32.3 x 40.9
Oil on panel
  Houses in Munich 1908 Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal 33 x 41
Oil on cardboard
  Murnau – Houses in the Obermarkt 1908 Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid 64.5 x 50.2
Oil on cardboard
  Murnau – Top of the Johannisstrasse 1908 Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid 70 x 48.5
Oil on cardboard
  Improvisation 6 (African) 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 107 x 95.5
  Railway near Murnau 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 36 x 49
Oil on cardboard
  The Waterfall 1909 Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven 70 x 97.8
Oil on pasteboard
  Murnau – Castle and Church 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 33.1 x 44.8
Oil on cardboard
  Arabs (Cemetery) 1909 Kunsthalle Hamburg 71.5 x 98
Oil on cardboard
  Cemetery and rectory in Kochel 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 44.4 x 32.7
Oil on cardboard
  Kochel – Straight Street 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 32.9 x 44.6
Oil on cardboard
  Landscape near Murnau with Locomotive 1909 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 50.5 x 65.1
Oil on board
  Study on improvisation No. 2 (Funeral March) 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 49.8 x 69.8
Oil on cardboard
  Interior (My Dining Room) 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 50 x 65
Oil on cardboard
  Mount 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 109 x 109
  Houses at Murnau 1909 Art Institute of Chicago 49 x 64
Oil on cardboard
  Oriental 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 69.5 x 96.5
Oil on cardboard
  Green Lane in Murnau 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 33 x 44.6
Oil on cardboard
  Murnau with Rainbow 1909 Lenbachhaus, Munich 33 x 43
Oil on cardboard
  Lake 1910 Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow 98 x 105
  Improvisation 14 1910 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 74 x 125
  Murnau – Mountain Landscape with the Church 1910 Lenbachhaus, Munich 32.7 x 44.8
Oil on cardboard
  View of Murnau with Church 1910 Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven 110.6 x 120
  Murnau with Church I 1910 Lenbachhaus, Munich 64.7 x 50.2
Oil on cardboard
  Improvisation 9 1910 Staatsgalerie Stuttgart 110 x 110
  Improvisation 11 1910 Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg 97.5 x 106.5
  Improvisation 12 (The Rider) 1910 Lenbachhaus, Munich 97 x 106.5
  The Cow 1910 Lenbachhaus, Munich 95.5 x 105
  Study for Improvisation V 1910 Minneapolis Institute of Art 70.2 x 69.9
Oil on pulp board
  Study for "Winter No.2" 1910–11 Lenbachhaus, Munich 33.1 x 45
Oil on cardboard
  Improvisation 18 (with Tombstone) 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 141 x 120
  Improvisation 19 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 120 x 141.5
  Improvisation 19a 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 97 x 106
  Improvisation 21a 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 96 x 105
  Impression III 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 77.5 x 100
  Impression IV (Gendarme)' 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 95 x 107
  Impression V 1911 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 106 x 157.5
  Impression VI 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 107.5 x 95
  The Lyrical 1911 Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam 94 x 130
  St George II 1911 Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg 107 x 95
  St George III 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 97.5 x 107.5
  All Saint's Day I 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 50 x 64.8
Oil and gouache on cardboard
  All Saint's Day II 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 86 x 99
  Painting with Troika 1911 Art Institute of Chicago 69.7 x 97.3
Oil on cardboard
  Murnau with Locomotive 1911 Saint Louis Art Museum 95.9 x 104.5
  Romantic Landscape 1911 Lenbachhaus, Munich 94.3 x 129
  Eastern Suite (Arabs III) 1911 National Gallery of Armenia, Yerevan 106 x 157
  Composition V 1911 Private collection 190 x 275
  Improvisation 26 1912 Lenbachhaus, Munich 97 x 107.5
  Improvisation 27 (Garden of Love II) 1912 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 120.3 x 140.3
  Sketch 160A 1912 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 94.9 x 108
  Lady in Moscow 1912 Lenbachhaus, Munich 108.8 x 108.8
  Improvisation 28 1912 Solomon R. Guggenheim New York 111.4 x 162.2
  Landscape with Two Poplars 1912 Art Institute of Chicago 78.8 x 100.4
  Improvisation No. 30 (Cannons) 1913 Art Institute of Chicago 111 x 111.3
  Improvisation 31 (Sea Battle) 1913 National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. 140.7 x 119.7
  Composition VI 1913 Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg 195 x 300
  Study for Composition VII (Draft 2) 1913 Lenbachhaus, Munich 100 x 140
  Draft 3 for Composition VII 1913 Lenbachhaus, Munich 90.2 x 125.2
Oil and tempera on canvas
  Composition VII 1913 Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow 200 x 300
  Painting with Green Centre 1913 Art Institute of Chicago 108.9 x 118.4
  Dreamy Improvisation 1913 Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich 130.5 x 130.5
  Improvisation Deluge 1913 Lenbachhaus, Munich 95.8 x 150.3
  Light Picture 1913 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 77.8 x 100.2
Oil and resin on canvas
  Landscape with Red Spots 1913 Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice 117.5 x 140
  Improvisation Klamm 1914 Lenbachhaus, Munich 110 x 110
  Large Study on a Mural for Edwin R. Campbell (Summer) 1914 Lenbachhaus, Munich 99 x 59.5
  Fugue 1914 Beyeler Foundation, Riehen 129.5 x 129.5
  Painting with Three Spots 1914 Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid 121 x 111
  Painting with a Red Stain 1914 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 130 x 130
  Painting on Light Ground 1914 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 100 x 78
  Moscow 1916 Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow 51.5 x 49.5
  Zubovsky Square 1916 Lenbachhaus, Munich 41.8 x 45.8
Oil on canvas on cardboard
  Moscow, Zubovskaya Square, Study 1916 Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow
  Improvisation 209 1917 Krasnoyarsk Museum of Fine Arts
  Improvisation No. 217. The Gray Oval 1917 Yekaterinburg Museum of Fine Arts 105 x 133.5
  A Riding Amazon 1917 National Art Museum of Azerbaijan, Baku 16 x 13
Glass painting
  Amazon in Mountains 1918 Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg 31 x 25
Glass painting
  Two Ovals 1919 Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg 107 x 89.5
  In Grey 1919 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 129 x 176
  Points 1920 Ohara Museum of Art, Kurashiki 110.3 x 91.8
  Red Oval 1920 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 71.5 x 71.5
  White Line 1920 Museum Ludwig, Cologne 98 x 80
  Red Spot II 1921 Lenbachhaus, Munich 131 x 181
  Circles on Black 1921 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 136.5 x 119.7
  Black Grid 1922 Musée d'Arts de Nantes 96.2 x 106.4
  White Cross 1922 Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice 100.5 x 110.6
  Small Worlds I 1922 Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena 24.8 x 21.9
  On White II 1923 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 105 x 98
  Composition VIII 1923 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 140 x 201
  Circles in a Circle 1923 Philadelphia Museum of Art 98.7 x 95.6
  Black and Violet 1923 Private collection 77.8 x 100.4
  Quiet Pink 1924 Museum Ludwig, Cologne 63.6 x 48.2
  Rose with Gray 1924 Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City 59.8 x 48.6
Oil on pulpboard
  Swinging 1925 Tate Modern, London 70.5 x 50.2
Oil on board
  Yellow-Red-Blue 1925 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 128 x 201.5
  In Blue 1925 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf 80 x 110
Oil on paper
  Accent in Rose 1926 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 100.5 x 80.5
  Several Circles 1926 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 140.7 x 140.3
  Heavy Circles 1927 Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena 57.2 x 52.1
  Inner Alliance 1929 Albertina, Vienna 76 x 66
  Unequal 1932 Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena 60 x 70.2
Oil and gouache on canvas
  Fixed Flight 1932 Private collection 49 x 70
  Development in Brown 1933 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 101 x 120.5
  Brown with Supplement 1935 Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam 81 x 100
  Movement I 1935 Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow 116 x 89
  Orange Violet 1935 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 89.4 x 116.5
  Composition IX 1936 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 113.5 x 195
  Dominant Curve 1936 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 129.2 x 194.3
  Sweet Trifles 1937 Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art 60 x 25
Oil and watercolour on canvas
  Thirty 1937 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 81 x 100
  La Forme Rouge 1938 Private collection 82 x 60
  Colourful Ensemble 1938 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 116 x 89
  Composition X 1939 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf 130 x 195
  Complex-Simple 1939 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 100.5 x 82
  Sky Blue 1940 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 100 x 73
  Around the Circle 1940 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 97.2 x 146.4
Oil and enamel on canvas
  Reciprocal Accords 1942 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 114 x 146
  White Figure 1943 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 58 x 42
Oil on cardboard
  Tempered Elan 1944 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris 42 x 58
Oil on cardboard

See AlsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Blue Rider". Wikiart. Retrieved 22 February 2020.

SourcesEdit

  • Benjamin, Jean K., Kandinsky, Wassily, Röthel, Hans Konrad. Kandinsky: catalogue raisonné of the oil paintings / Vol.1: 1900–1915. London: Sotheby, 1982 ISBN 9780856671494
  • Benjamin, Jean K., Kandinsky, Wassily, Röthel, Hans Konrad. Kandinsky : catalogue raisonné of the oil-paintings / Vol. 2, 1916–1944. Amsterdam: Meulenhoff/Landshoff, 1984 ISBN 9789029084222

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