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ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | Kopf im Profil mit blauer und gelber Vase (Head in Profile with Blue and Yellow Vase)

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Description

  • Alexej von Jawlensky
  • Kopf im Profil mit blauer und gelber Vase (Head in Profile with Blue and Yellow Vase)
  • signed A. Jawlensky (lower left), dated 26.III.31 (lower right) and inscribed Frau Lisa Kümmel (upper centre)
  • watercolour, pen and ink on paper
  • 13.5 by 8.7cm., 5 3/8 by 7 3/8 in.
  • Executed on 26th March 1931.

Provenance

Lisa Kümmel, Wiesbaden (a gift from the artist)
Karl Kümmel, Wiesbaden (by descent from the above in 1944)
Galerie 59, Aschaffenburg
Karl Ströher, Darmstadt (acquired in 1960)
Dr. Erika Pohl-Ströher, Switzerland (by descent from the above in 1977)
Thence by descent to the present owner in 2016

Exhibited

(Probably) Brunswick, Galerie Otto Ralfs; Kiel, Neue Galerie & Mannheim, Galerie Egon Günther, Alexej von Jawlensky, 1948, no. 27
Darmstadt, Hessisches Landesmuseum, Sammlung Karl Ströher, 2, 1965, no. 50, illustrated in the catalogue

Literature

Erika Pohl, Ursula Ströher & Gerhard Pohl, Karl Ströher, Sammler und Sammlung, Stuttgart, 1982, no. 251, illustrated p. 286
Maria Jawlensky, Lucia Pieroni-Jawlensky & Angelica Jawlensky, Alexej von Jawlensky, Catalogue raisonné of the Watercolours and Drawings, 1890-1938, 1998, vol. IV, no. 649, illustrated p. 240

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