According to experts, this painting was probably written in January 1916, shortly after the first exhibition of works under the General title “Suprematism”.
A painting of Kazimir Malevich (1878-1935) “Suprematist composition” offered Tuesday for sale by auction house Christie’s, first estimated at $ 70 million.
About the Agency TASS said the expert auction house.
“This work was created in 1916 and is estimated at $ 70 million. Bidding will start at 19:00 (02:00 Kyiv time on may 16) and will end at 21:30 (4:30 GMT 16 may),” she said.
“Suprematist works of Malevich were the first purely abstract geometric images in the history of modern art — the experts said Christie’s. — These paintings appear simple colored shapes that seem to float on a pure white background”.