Jawlensky, Alexej von, Russian expressionist painter (1864-1941). Autograph letter signed.

Baden (Switzerland), "Friday", i. e. [summer 1933].

4to. 2 pp.


To the collector Tony (Antonia) Kirchhoff in Wiesbaden, written while taking the waters at Baden, Switzerland. Jawlensky writes about about a trip to Basel, where he organised an exhibition of his paintings and attended a Marcel Gromaire exhibition.

Jawlensky was very close to the Wiesbaden collector Heinrich Kirchhoff and his wife and Tony; the relationship ended abruptly when it became known that Jawlensky and his frequent sitter Tony had been having an affair.

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