Infantin (Spanierin)
Artwork: Infantin (Spanierin)
Size: 53.4 x 49.5 cm
Medium: Oil on board
Creation year: 1913
Marks: Signed 'a. jawlensky' (lower left); signed, dated and inscribed 'n1o spanierin 1913 a. jawlensky' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in 1912-1913
Provenance: Emmy 'Galka' Scheyer, Hollywood, by whom acquired directly from the artist; S.J. Levin, St Louis, by 1957; Galerie Krugier, Geneva; Leonard Hutton Galleries, New York; Serge & Vally Sabarsky, New York, by 1967, and thence by descent; sale, Christie’s, London, 18 June 2007, lot 16; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Zurich, Galerie Obere Zaune,Stilleben, September 1964, no. 3 (dated 1913); New York, Leonard Hutton Galleries,A Centennial Exhibition of Paintings by Alexej Jawlensky, February - March 1965, no. 26 (illustrated; dated ‘1913’); New York, Serge Sabarsky Gallery,Alexej Jawlensky Paintings, January - March 1975, no. 3 (dated '1912'); New York, Serge Sabarsky Gallery,An Exhibition of Works by Alexej Jawlensky, February - March 1979, no. 22; New York, Serge Sabarsky Gallery,Portraits by Alexej Jawlensky, March - May 1982, no. 12; Munich, Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus,Alexej Jawlensky 1864-1941, February - April 1983, no. 102 (illustrated p. 209); this exhibition later travelled to Baden-Baden, Staatliche Kunsthalle, May - June 1983; Vienna, Oesterreichische Galerie Neues Belvedere,Malerei des Deutschen Expressionismus, September - October 1987 (illustrated p. 275); this exhibition later travelled to Graz, Kulturhaus, November - December 1987; and Linz, Oberosterreichisches Landesmuseum, February - April 1988; Bari, Castello Svevo,From Kandinsky to Dix: Paintings of the German Expressionists, May - June 1989, p. 100 (illustrated p. 101; dated '1912' and titled 'Infantin (Spanish Princess)'; this exhibition later travelled to Genoa, Museo di Villa Croce, July - September 1989; and Roslyn, Nassau County Museum of Art, November - December 1989

Christie's London

Date: 2017-06-27
Lot Number: 17