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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.

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

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

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

Information about the artist