Lot 485: WASSILY KANDINSKY Radierung für Stephen Spender "Fraternity".
03 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Radierung für Stephen Spender "Fraternity".
Etching, 1939. 128x83 mm; 5 1/8x3 3/8 inches, full margins. Edition of 113. Signed in pencil, lower right. Printed at Atelier 17, Paris. A superb, richly-inked impression of this scarce etching.
Kandinsky''s etching was included along with prints by Miró, Hayter, Mead, Buckland-Wright and others, and a poem by Spender, as a deluxe artist''s book produced in support of the Republican contingent in the Spanish Civil War. Roethel 202.