Kochel: Waterfall I by Wassily Kandinsky

Title: Kochel: Waterfall I
Date: 1900
Movement: Post-Impressionism
Media: Painting, oil on canvas board
Current Location: Städtische Galerie in Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany

The painting is a depiction of a rushing river with a waterfall. Kandinsky’s expressive brushwork give a realistic sense of movement. It marks the progression of his work towards abstraction with schematized form yet still observable in their appearance in the surrounding world in the painting.

Artist: Wassily Kandinsky
Born: 16 December 1866, Moscow, Russia
Nationality: Russian
Died: 13 December 1944, Paris, France

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