ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)
ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)
ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)
ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)
ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)
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THE EUROPEAN AVANT-GARDE: A PRIVATE FAMILY COLLECTION

ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)

Estimate:

90,000 - 120,000 GBP

THE EUROPEAN AVANT-GARDE: A PRIVATE FAMILY COLLECTION

ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)

Estimate:

90,000 - 120,000 GBP

Description

THE EUROPEAN AVANT-GARDE: A PRIVATE FAMILY COLLECTION


ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY

1864 - 1941

VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)


signed A.J. (lower left)

oil on linen-finish paper laid down on board

35.8 by 26.9cm., 14⅛ by 10⅝in.

Framed: 58 by 49cm., 22⅞ by 19¼in.

Painted circa 1917.


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Provenance

Mr Reh, Dortmund (acquired from the artist through Galka Scheyer in 1923)

Private Collection, Malibu

Sale: Villa Grisebach, Berlin, 1st June 1990, lot 37

Galerie Neher, Essen

Private Collection, Mülheim an der Ruhr

Sale: Christie’s, London, 11th October 2001, lot 38

Purchased at the above sale

Literature

Maria Jawlensky, Lucia Pieroni-Jawlensky & Angelica Jawlensky, Alexej von Jawlensky, Catalogue raisonné of the Oil Paintings, 1914-1933, London, 1992, vol. II, no. 944, illustrated in colour p. 210

Tayfun Belgin, Alexej von Jawlensky: A Biography, St. Petersburg, 2000, illustrated p. 117

Exhibited

(probably) Hamburg, Galerie Commeter; Munich, Galerie Hans Goltz; Hannover, Kestner

Kestnergesellschaft; Wiesbaden, Neues Museum Wiesbaden; Barmen, Ruhmeshalle Barmen & Mannheim,Kunstmuseum, Alexej von Jawlensky, 1920-21, no. 69 (titled Sommersegen and as dating from 1917)

Berlin, Galerie Twardy, 1923

Barcelona, Museu Picasso, Alexej von Jawlensky, 1992, no. 75, illustrated in the catalogue

Bietigheim-Bissingen, Städtische Galerie, Alexej von Jawlensky. Gemälde. Aquarelle. Zeichnungen, 1994,no. 34, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Dortmund, Museum am Ostwall, Alexej von Jawlensky. Reisen- Freunde- Wandlungen, 1998, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)
THE EUROPEAN AVANT-GARDE: A PRIVATE FAMILY COLLECTION
ALEXEJ VON JAWLENSKY | VARIATION: GLORREICHER ABEND-SOMMERSEGEN II (GLORIOUS EVENING – SUMMER BLESSING II)
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