Bazar-Stilleben (Bazaar Still Life)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Bazar-Stilleben (Bazaar Still Life)
Size: 25.1 x 28.3 cm
Medium: Pen and ink on paper laid down on board
Creation year: 1924
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated, numbered and titled '1924 28 Bazar-Stilleben' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern; By descent from the artist; Berggruen & Cie., Paris; Roman Norbert Ketterer, Stuttgart; Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., New York (1956); John Barclay (from 1956); James Wise and Berggruen & Cie., Paris; Galerie Beyeler, Basel; Flair Gallery, Cincinnati; George Rickey, New York; Acquired from the above; Estate sale, Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, 10 June 2004, lot 331; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Kunsthalle Bern, Gedachtnisausstellung Paul Klee, November-December 1940, no. 211; Paris, Berggruen & Cie., Paul Klee, Aquarelles et dessins, 1953 (illustrated on the cover); Zurich, Galerie Renee Ziegler, Paul Klee, September-October 1963, no. 12 (illustrated); Pasadena Art Museum; San Francisco Museum of Art; Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts; Cleveland Museum of Art; Kansas City, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art; Baltimore Museum of Art; St. Louis, Washington University Gallery of Art and Philadelphia Museum of Art, Paul Klee 1879-1940: A Retrospective Exhibition, February 1967-January 1968, no. 67 (illustrated)

Date: 2007-11-07
Lot Number: 156

Date: 2004-06-10
Lot Number: 331