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Alexei Jawlensky

Frauenportrait (Portrait of a Woman)

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

Property from a Private New York Collection

Alexei Jawlensky

Alexei Jawlensky

Frauenportrait (Portrait of a Woman)

Frauenportrait (Portrait of a Woman)

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

Property from a Private New York Collection

Alexei Jawlensky

1864 - 1941

Frauenportrait (Portrait of a Woman)



Signed A. Jawlensky (lower left)

Blue pencil on paper

16 ½ by 11 ¼ in. (42 by 28.6 cm)

Executed in Wiesbaden in 1921-22. 

Please note this work is being offered without a frame. Executed on cream wove paper. Hinged to the window mount of the verso in the upper left and right corners. The sheet is lightly time stained. The upper, lower and right edges are slightly discolored, most likely due to a previous mount. Some spots of light foxing throughout the sheet, most notably in the lower left quadrant. This work is in good condition.


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Estate of the Artist

Galka Scheyer, Hollywood

Private Collection, United States

Sylvia C. Pollock (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, April 19, 1984, lot 119)

J. Wyeth (acquired at the above sale)

Richard D. Smith, Wichita (and sold: Sotheby's, London, February 4, 2004, lot 538)

Maria Angelopoulos, Greece (acquired at the above sale and sold: Christie's, London, February 5, 2008, lot 545)

Sale: Ketterer Kunst, Munich, June 4, 2008, lot 345

Galerie Thomas, Munich

Acquired from the above in 2011

Maria Jawlensky, Lucia Pieroni-Jawlensky & Angelica Jawlensky Bianconi, Alexej von Jawlensky: Catalogue raisonné of the Watercolours and Drawings 1890-1938, London, vol. IV, 1998, no. 450, illustrated p. 196