Yellow-Red-Blue (1925)  by Wassily Kandinsky

Yellow-Red-Blue

1925

Geometric abstraction

Oil on canvas

50 × 78.7" (127.0 × 200.0 cm)

Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou

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20 comments

Charlie-C, Scotland, UK

24 February 2017
I have a hand woven carpet of this "composition" on my wall at present.My take on it is that on the left, it is a human, with all sensory organs open to information. This information (data/experience/emotion) is then "processed" on the right hand side of the painting, going through a myriad of processes, and condensed into a single memory in the bottom RHS of the painting. The circles (almost ghost like figures) on the right, are a kind of "soul" or "moral/higher intelligence/deep emotion" that influence the memory of a single event that is then embedded in our mind/brain.
My opinion only not backed up by anything other that having viewed this painting for at least a couple of decades.


Liz, United States

20 October 2015
So, I was wondering if this painting could possible be upside down as well. It seems like it was intended to be a cat? I would like additional information as well.


wi-fi, bluetooth

27 September 2014
cool all right


Thabi, South Africa

31 August 2014
you guys are all awesome, I've just had a good laugh. To all those who think like Taco and Gyanendra, you just need to understand that this is basically art, thats why it's call abstract art, its not there for you to understand. It is sound. You can interpret it in yo own way, just know that Kandinsky was apparently listening to music when he did this masterpiece.


Wassily Kandinsky, Heaven

05 May 2014
It is a rabbit and a cat upside-down, and the correct way up it is a person on the left side of the picture.


bob, heaven

14 October 2013
i need to do reasearch for this can anyone help?


taha {iran}, tehran

13 July 2013
i have its 1000 pieces puzzle,I love it!!!
kandinsky has using this Chessboards in others paintings!
Anyway i think there are a cat & a clown(not rabbit!!!),when look at it upside down


Edie Mc-Creedy, happy land

02 October 2012
i think that this painting means that ........ everyone should go home on a tuesday and buy lots of kittens before talking without moving their eyebrows, yes i said it eyebrows!!!


douglas mcdougal, woustershire

02 October 2012
i find this so amazin that i die


Delores Williams, USA

14 September 2012
I have this picture on canvas just need to know how to find out if it is an original plz anyone!!!!!


marisol, passaic,nj

15 August 2012
love this print, people always comment on it some of them want to buy it from me


emma,

23 May 2012
look at it upside down. its a rabbit and a cat. i only noticed cos i had it in storage. i ask friends all the time what they see. always get rabbit and cat.


Gyanendra, New Delhi

21 April 2012
What is the meaning on this Picture? Can any one tell me?


small, midgert

08 February 2012
lol taco you are funny


taco, everywhere

08 February 2012
this is dumb


question, uk

20 November 2011
does anyone know what muesuem this piece is in


wawa3, united kingdom

08 November 2011
we did this in school ha ha funny lol but love the picture tho verry moving and exciting


Pat Cow, Highfeilds Farm, Cornwall

24 October 2011
A very moving picture i just love it. every time i look at it i can make up a different story from it


nc, appleton wi

15 November 2010
I have several Kandinsky prints in my living room and have collected him for years. People are always impressed.


Brooke, Cape Coral, FL

18 July 2010
I have this print in my living-room. I love it!



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