Alexej von Jawlensky - Meditation. 1934

auction 400, Lot 1007

SPRING AUCTION on 14 April 2021

Alexej von Jawlensky

Meditation. 1934

€ 30.000 to € 50.000



€ 50.800 (incl. 27 % buyer's premium)


Alexej von Jawlensky

1864 Torzhok - 1941 Wiesbaden


Meditation. 1934



Monogrammed "A. J." lower left. Inscribed in pencil by Lisa Kümmel "A. Jawlensky 1934" and by another hand "16234" on the backing board verso. Signed below in ink "A. Jawlensky" on a strip of cardboard and with a dedication "Meiner lieben Lisa" by own hand. Oil on fine linen-textured paper. Cardboard. 17.4 x 12.8 cm. 22.8 x 18.3. Good condition. Framed.



private collection, South Germany / from the artists studio / Lisa Kümmel, Wiesbaden / private collection, Germany / Galerie Aenne Abels Cologne / Waldemar Frowein, Wuppertal / estate of Waldemar Frowein, Wuppertal


Catalogue Raisonné: 1497


Literature: Alexej von Jawlensky. Catalogue Raisonné of the oil Painings, Volume III 1934-1937, page 55.


We thank Angelica Jawlensky Bianconi for the confirmation of authenticity of the work.