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White Cloud, 1909

Alexei Jawlensky

Russian, 1864-1941
Oil on textured cardboard mounted on Masonite
13 x 17-5/8 in. (33.02 x 44.8 cm)
Norton Simon Museum, The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection
© Norton Simon Museum

Not on view

Jawlensky's brightly colored shapes fill the picture space, and his broad brushstrokes accentuate the painted surface. He has simplified his forms but not lost sight of the "natural" elements of his landscape; nor has he transformed nature into total abstraction.

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