Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky

Born: December 4, 1866

Died: December 13, 1944

Nationality: Russian

Occupation: Artist

Biography: Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky was an influential Russian painter and art theorist. He is credited with painting the first purely abstract works. Born in Moscow, Kandinsky spent his childhood in Odessa. He enrolled at the University of Moscow, studying law and economics.

Source/Notes: Concerning the Spiritual in Art (2009 edition), The Floating Press - ISBN: 9781775411543
Source/Notes: Concerning the Spiritual in Art (2004 edition) - ISBN: 9781419113772

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