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    Sale 1901

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 426

    Alexej von Jawlensky (1864-1941)

    Variation: Zärtlichkeiten

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alexej von Jawlensky (1864-1941)
    Variation: Zärtlichkeiten
    signed with initials and dated 'A.J. 17' (lower left)
    oil over pencil on linen-finish paper laid down on board
    13¾ x 10¼ in. (35 x 26 cm.)
    Painted in 1916-1917


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Toni Kirchhoff, Wiesbaden.
    Dr. Hans Lühdorf.
    Acquired by the late owner, December 1950.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A GERMAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    M. Jawlensky, L. Pieroni-Jawlensky and A. Jawlensky, Alexej von Jawlensky, Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings, 1914-1933, London, 1992, vol. 2, p. 147, no. 790 (illustrated in color, p. 108).


    Exhibited

    Dusseldorf, Galerie Hella Nebelung, Alexej Jawlensky und Josef Hegenbarth, 1949.
    Frankfurter Kunstverein and Hamburger Kunstverein, Alexej Jawlensky, September-December 1967.