Improvisation auf mahagoni (Improvisation on mahogany)《桃花心木上的即兴创作》, 1910  

Oil/mahogany

25 x 39 1/2 in 63.5 x 100.2 cm

Hammer price: € 18,855,704 $ 21,200,000 £ 16,499,642 ¥ 147,632,311 ($ 21,200,000 )
Price including buyer's premium: € 21,554,026 $ 24,233,800 £ 18,860,803 ¥ 168,759,051 ($ 24,233,800 )
Estimate: € 13,341,300 $ 15,000,000 £ 11,674,275 ¥ 104,456,823 - € 17,788,400 $ 20,000,000 £ 15,565,700 ¥ 139,275,765 ($ 15,000,000 - $ 20,000,000 )
Sotheby's 12 Nov 2018
New York NY, United States
Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale
Lot number 6
Illustrated on page 51 of the catalog
Details
Signed "Kandinsky" lower left
Notes: Grohmann 93a ; Roethel-Benjamin, I, 328
Provenance: Nina Kandinsky, Paris (until at least 1963); Galerie Beyeler, Basel; Acquired from the above on June 15, 1972
Exhibition: Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Fondation Maeght, 2001, no. 32