Small Worlds

Wassily Kandinsky, 1922

The portfolio 'Small Worlds', consisting of 12 graphics in colour and black-and-white, is Kandinsky’s most important portfolio.

Bauhaus-Archiv Berlin / Kandinsky gemeinfrei / abgelaufen 2014
Kleine Welten, Autor: Wassily Kandinsky, 1922.


Here, he realised each graphic work using the most appropriate printing technique: the lithograph for the painterly, the woodcut for the strong contours and etching for the fine lines.

  1. Literature:
  2. Hoberg, Annegret (2009): A Ringing Cosmos. Wassily Kandinsky's Small Worlds, in: Bauhaus: A Conceptual Model, publ. byBauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, Bauhaus Dessau Foundation and Klassik Stiftung Weimar, Ostfildern, pp. 103ff.
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