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Lot 606 / Important International PrintsNovember 21, 2017 18:30

Lot 606

Jawlensky Alexej von, 1864-1941 (RUS)

Reclining female nude III, approx. 1920

Lithograph on laid paper.
H 425 mm W 537 mm.

(Frame). Signed lower right: Ax. Jawlensky.
Inscribed lower left:"256".

CHF4'000 / 6'000
EUR3'600 / 5'400
USD4'200 / 6'300

Hammer Price: CHF 4'600

Total edition: 50.
In good condition.
Sheet slightly browned, mat staining. Upper left edge slightly ceased, a few minor foxmarks. Verso in the edges remains of an earlier mounting, taped on mount on the upper edge.

Detlef Rosenbach. Alexej von Jawlensky,
Leben und druckgraphisches Werk.
Hannover, Edition Rosenbach, 1985.
Page 107, No. 11, illustration.

Printer: Birkholz, Berlin.
Publisher: Gurlitt, Berlin.

The lithograph was created after a chalk drawing conceived around 1912..

Information about the artist