Variation
Artwork: Variation
Size: sheet: 36.5 x 27.2 cm
Medium: Oil on linen-finish paper laid down on the artist's board
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Signed with the initials A.J. (lower left); signed Jawlensky, dated 1921 Munchen and dedicated An die liebe Mija Maji Scheffer  on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Maria Scheffer, Munich (a gift from the artist in 1921); Private Collection, Germany (by descent from the previous); Sale: Lempertz, Cologne, 7th June 1997, lot 1263 Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner;  
Exhibition history: Zurich, Kunsthaus Zurich; Lausanne, Fondation de l'Hermitage & Duisburg, Stiftung Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, Zentrum Internationaler Skulptur, Jawlensky in der Schweiz 1914-1921, Begegnungen mit Arp, Hodler, Janco, Klee, Lehmbruck, Richter, Taeuber-Arp, 2000-01, n.n., illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2016-06-22
Lot Number: 331