ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY 1864-1941 Torzhok 1864 – 1941 Wiesbaden (Russian/German)

Title: Seated nude with Face in Profile | Sitzender Akt mit Gesicht im Profil, 1912

Technique: Signed Pencil Drawing on Wove Paper

Paper size: 50 x 40 cm. / 19.7 x 15.7 in.

Additional Information: This drawing is signed in pencil by the artist “A v Jawlensky” at the lower right image. It is dated in pencil “1912”, at the lower left image.

Provenance: Galerie Rosenbach, Hanover Sotheby’s London, 28 June 1978. Lot 176. Jacqueline Kohler-Krotoschin, Zurich Beurret & Bailly, Basel, 20 June 2018. Lot 107.

Exhibited: “Zwischen Tradition und Moderne”. Galerie Rosenbach, Hanover. 1975. Recorded as no. 222, cat. 14 (Illustrated). Literature: 1. Weiler,C. (1970) Alexej Jawlensky, Kopfe, Gesiche, Meditationen. Hanau.

Reference: No. 1471. 2. Jawlensky, M., Pieroni-Jawlensky, L. & Jawlensky Bianconi, A. (1998) Alexej von Jawlensky: Catalogue raisonné of the Watercolours and Drawings 1890-1938, vol. IV. London Reference: No. 99, p. 64, illustrated.

Condition: Very good condition. The upper sheet attached to a support board. The corners very slightly bumped.