Frühlingswind und Wiesen

Alexej von Jawlensky

(Torzjok, 1864 - Wiesbaden, 1941)
Oil on linen-finish paper laid down on cardboard 34 × 25.7 cm (13.4 × 10.1 in.) Monogrammed lower right 'A.J.' and inscribed on the back Circa 1916
Provenance
Dr. Paul Guradze, Wiesbaden (acquired directly from the artist before 1924); Galerie Beyeler, Basel (by 1957); Molton Gallery, London (acquired from above); Klipstein & Kornfeld, Bern, 9 June 1961, lot 389; Marianne Feilchenfeldt, Zurich; Sotheby's London, 1 December 1965, lot 80; Selected Artists Galleries, New York; Private collection, New York; Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, June 1985, lot 739 (cat.-no. 259, Plate 8); Galerie Neher, Essen; Private collection, Toronto
Exhibited
Bern, Kunsthalle Bern, 'Alexej von Jawlensky 1864-1941', 11 May - 16 June 1957, no. 61; Basel, Galerie Beyeler, 'Alexej von Jawlensky 1864-1941', January - February 1957, no. 52 (Abb.); Düsseldorf, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, 'Alexej von Jawlensky 1864-1941', 2 September - 29 September 1957; this exhibition travelled to Hamburg, Hamburger Kunstverein, October 1957, no. 69 (illustrated); Stuttgart, Württembergischer Kunstverein, 'Alexej von Jawlensky 1864-1941', 2 February - 16 March 1958; this exhibition travelled to Mannheim, Städtische Kunsthalle, 22 March - 20 April 1958, no. 74 (ill.); Los Angeles, Stephen Silagy Galleries, 'Alexej Jawlensky, 1958', no. 6 (ill.); London, Redfern Galleries, 'Alexej von Jawlensky 1864-1941', 5 October - 28 October 1960, no. 23; Essen, Galerie Neher, 'Blickpunkte Deutsche Kunst im 20. Jahrhundert', Band I: bis 1950, from 20 September 1987 (ill. in colour p. 43); Locarno, Pinacoteca Comunale, Casa Rusca, 'Alexej Jawlensky', 3 September - 19 November 1989; this exhibition traveled to Emden, Kunsthalle Emden, Stiftung Henri Nannen, 3 December 1989 - 4 February 1990, no. 69 (ill. in colour p. 121, not exhibited); New York, Neue Galerie, 'Alexej Jawlensky', 16 February - 29 May 2017, p. 140, no. 44 (ill. in colour)

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Galerie von Vertes

"Fauvism, German Expressionism, École de Paris, Pop Art and Contemporary art"

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