Created in her Paris studio in 1922, this one of Goncharova’s many triptychs that draw on themes of abstraction.
Date of work
Original: Oil paint on canvas 3 parts: 260 × 149.5; 260 × 199; 260 × 149.5 cm State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow. Bequeathed by A.K. Larionova-Tomilina, Paris 1989
Natalia Goncharova (1881-1962) was a Russian artist who blazed a trail with her experimental approach to art and design. She found acclaim early in her career and established herself as the leader of the Russian avant-garde with a major exhibition in Moscow in 1913. Her immense body of work includes costume design, avant-garde cinema and vast religious paintings.