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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Wassily Kandinsky, Russian, active France, Germany, 1866–1944

Small Yellow


Oil on composition board

41.5 × 32.3 cm (16 5/16 × 12 11/16 in.)
framed: 54.29 × 44.77 cm (21 3/8 × 17 5/8 in.)
Gift of Collection Société Anonyme
On view
20th century

Ruth L. Bohan, The Société Anonyme’s Brooklyn Exhibition: Katherine Dreier and Modernism in America (Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan Research Press, 1982), 145, fig. 15.

Susan B. Matheson, Art for Yale: A History of the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 126, 128, fig. 125.

Ruth L. Bohan et al., The Société Anonyme: Modernism for America, ed. Jennifer Gross, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 196, ill.

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