Akt in Geschraubter Bewegung (Nude in Spiralling Movement)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Akt in Geschraubter Bewegung (Nude in Spiralling Movement)
Size: 42.5 x 31.5 cm
Medium: Pencil on paper
Creation year: 1933
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower left, dated, numbered and titled '1933 Y8 Akt in geschraubter Bewegung' on a fragment of the artist's mount with perforation on left edge
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Hermann and Margrit Rupf, Bern (until 1954); Berggruen & Cie., Paris. James Wise, New York; Acquired from the above in 1959.; New Art Center Gallery, New York (by 1960); Curtis O. Baer, New York (by 1985); Acquired by the present owner, 2012
Exhibition history: Vienna, Galerie Wurthle, Paul Klee, Zeichnungen und Aquarelle 1913-40, 1959, no. 29; New York, New Art Center Gallery, Paul Klee, 1960, no. 16 (illustrated); Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art; Indianapolis Museum of Art; Sarasota, Florida, The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art; Atlanta, High Museum of Art; Baltimore, The Walters Art Gallery; Los Angeles, Frederick Wight Gallery, Master Drawings from Titian to Picasso, The Curtis O. Baer Collection, July 1985-January 1987, p. 164, no. 96 (illustrated); Munich, Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus; Kunstmuseum Bern; Frankfurt, Schirn Kunsthalle and Hamburger Kunsthalle, Paul Klee 1933, February 2003-March 2004, no. 155 (illustrated)

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