Amazon, 1917 by Wassily Kandinsky

Amazon, 1917 by Wassily Kandinsky
Courtesy of www.Wassily-Kandinsky.org

Not the river, but one of that redoubtable new breed of world-conquering feminists who reminded many of the warrior-women of ancient myth. Her horse's sullenness contrasting with the headlong enthusiasm of that of the Blue Rider - hinting, perhaps, at Kandinsky's attitude.