Original Wassily Kandinsky ( Russian - b. 1866 - d. 1944) Gouache on Paper. Signed.in the lower right hand corner and Dated 1937 Includes gallery label "Galerie Maeght, 13 Rue de Teheran PARIS 8 Wassily Kandinsky Gouache - 1937 Gouache sur papier 30.5 x 23 cm" The reverse also features his wife's stamp "Nina Kandinsky (N.N.A)" and a hand written name "von Gustav Schiefler Kunstsammlung" Site size: 11-1/2 " x 8-1/2" Wassily Kandinsky was a Russian Painter and art theorist. He is credited with painting one of the first recognized purely abstract works. The other name handwritten on the back of Kandinsky's work "Von Gustav Schiefler Kunstsammlung." Wikipedia states that Gustav Schiefler a district court judge and significant sponsor of the expressionism and stated collectors of pressure graphic arts. In 1895, his house became the meeting place of artists and intellectuals"