Praetendent (Pretender)

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Praetendent (Pretender)
Image: 29.5 x 21; Mount: 40.6 x 29.5 cm
Watercolor and pencil on paper mounted on paper
1939
Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated '1939', numbered 'A9' and titled 'Praetendent II' on the artist's mount
Drawing
Lily Klee, Bern (acquired in 1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired in 1946); Curt Valentin Gallery, New York (acquired in 1951); Sale: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, November 11, 1959, lot 21 ; William Rand, New York (acquired at the above sale and sold: Christie's, New York, February 19, 1998, lot 31); Acquired at the above sale
Zurich, Kunsthaus Paul Klee neue werke, February - March, 1940. no. 64
2013-05-08
413
$150,000
$250,000
Not sold
1998-02-19
31
$80,000[+25%]*
$100,000[0%]*
$100,000
$112,500 *
Photo-certificate dated 'Bern, December 22.1997.' from Josef Helfenstein and Michale Baumgartner of the Paul Klee Stiftung accompanies this watercolor