Astrologische Charlatane
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Astrologische Charlatane
Size: Sheet: 8.3 x 18.8; Mount: 18.4 x 24.8 cm
Medium: Pen and ink on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated, numbered and titled '1921/163 Astrologische Charlatane' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galerie Kornfeld, Bern; Berggruen & Cie., Paris by 1962; Anon. sale, Kornfeld und Klipstein, Bern, 16 June 1972, lot 543; Acquired at the above sale by the family of the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Berggruen & Cie., Paul Klee, Les annees 20, May-July 1971, no. 9; Cologne, Museen der Stadt, Paul Klee, Das Werk der Jahre 1919-1933, April-June 1979, p. 118, no. 50 (illustrated, p. 188); California, Long Beach Museum of Art, The Blue Four, April-May 1985, p. 22, no. 57

Date: 2011-11-02
Lot Number: 127