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    Sale 7702

    Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 409

    Alexej von Jawlensky (1864-1941)

    Landschaft, Genfer See

    Price Realised  

    Alexej von Jawlensky (1864-1941)
    Landschaft, Genfer See
    signed with the initials 'A.j.' (lower left); signed and inscribed 'An Frau Dr. Stegemann meinen Weihnachtsgruss, A.Jawlensky.' (on a label attached to the reverse)
    oil on linen-finish paper laid down on cardboard
    10¾ x 15 3/8 in. (27.4 x 39 cm.)
    Painted circa 1915


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    Provenance

    Dr Marga Stegemann, Dresden, a Christmas gift from the artist in the early 1920s.
    Dr Ferdinand Ziersch, Wuppertal.
    Franz Resch, Gauting.
    Dr Georg Schäfer, Schweinfurt; his sale, Christie's, London, 27 June 1978, lot 2.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    M. Jawlensky, L. Pieroni-Jawlensky & A. Jawlensky, Alexej von Jawlensky, Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings, vol. II, 1914-1933, London, 1992, no. 660 (illustrated p. 60).


    Exhibited

    Dusseldorf, Galerie Wilhelm Grosshennig, Meisterwerke des 20. Jahrhunderts, June - August 1967 (illustrated pl. 6).
    Cologne, Galerie Anne Abels, Erbslöh und sein Kreis, 1968, no. 31 (illustrated).
    New York, Leonard Hutton Galleries, Jawlensky & Major German Expressionists, October 1980 - January 1981, no. 7 (illustrated p. 19).