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Meditation 68

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Meditation 68

Artist: Alexei von Jawlensky (Russian, active Germany, 1864 - 1941)
Date: 1937
Medium: Oil on paper laid down on panel
Dimensions:
Frame: 21 3/4 × 18 1/2 × 1 3/4 in. (55.2 × 47 × 4.4 cm.)
Image (visual): 9 7/8 × 6 1/4 in. (25.1 × 15.9 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift from Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Hutton Hutschnecker, 1981.59
Accession number: 1981.59
Classification: work on paper
Copyright:ARS
InscriptionA.J. (l/l)
37 (l/r) (recto)
A. Jawlensky
IV. 1937
W. 24
Meditation LXVIII (center on verso)
Exhibition History"Jawlensky and Major German Expressionists," Leonard Hutton Galleries, N. Y., Oct. 17, 1980 - Jan. 1981

"A. Jawlensky," Galerie Anne Abels, Cologne, West Germany, May 3 - 30, 1958
Published ReferencesDES MOINES ART CENTER: SELECTED PAINTINGS, SCULPTURES AND WORKS ON PAPER, Des Moines Art Center, 1985, ref. pp.86 & 87

Hans Peter, ALEXEJ JAWLENSKY: KOPFE, GESICHTE, MEDITATIONEN, Hanau, 1970, ref. p.152, no.934

DMAC Annual Report, July 1, 1981 - June 30, 1982, ill.

"Jawlensky and Major German Expressionists," Leonard Hutton Galleries, N. Y., 1980, exh. cat. no.14, color ill. p.32

"A. Jawlensky," Galerie Anne Abels, Cologne, West Germany, 1958, exh. cat. no.66

ALEXEI JAWLENSKY, Neue Galerie, New York, 2017, ill. cat. no. 76, pg. 165.
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