Oil on canvas • Abstract Art • 120,6 × 140,1 cm • 1921 • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, NY
“…Blue Segment 1921, with its combination of different forms, shows Kandinsky’s art at a pivotal moment. Like many of his earlier works, the title focuses on just one section of the painting, in this case the blue segment rather like a crescent moon…” Tate Exhibition
Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky
Russian painter and art theorist
was born in Moscow, Russia.
December 4, 1866*
* December 16, by the Gregorian calendar