Blumen in der Vase (Flowers in the Vase)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Blumen in der Vase (Flowers in the Vase)
Size: Image: 30.5 x 23 cm
Medium: Watercolour and pen and ink on paper laid down on the artist’s mount
Creation year: 1929
Marks: Signed ‘Klee’ (lower left); dated, titled and inscribed ‘1929. AE. 9. Blumen in der Vase’ (on the artist’s mount)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Rudolf Probst [Galerie Neue Kunst Fides; Das Kunsthaus], Dresden and Mannheim, by 1930; Kunsthaus Schaller, Stuttgart; Robert H & Ruth S Weir, Charlotte, North Carolina; Private collection, United States, until at least 2001 ; Galerie Orlando, Zurich; Acquired from the previous by the family of the present owners on 2 March 2007
Exhibition history: Dresden, Galerie Neue Kunst Fides, Paul Klee zum 50. Geburtstag: Aquarelle aus den Jahren 1920-1929, February - March 1930, no. 103.; Saarbrucken, Staatliches Museum Saarbrucken, Paul Klee: Aquarelle aus 25 Jahren 1905 bis 1930, March - April 1930, no. 91

Christie's London

Date: 2016-06-22
Lot Number: 3