Clown Mama
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Clown Mama
Size: 60.3 x 40.7 cm
Medium: Pen and black, red and brown ink on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation year: 1930
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower right, dated, inscribed and numbered '1930 OE7 Clown mama' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern, from 1940 to 1946.; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, from 1946 to 1950.; Curt Valentin [Buchholz Gallery/Valentin Gallery], Berlin & New York, by 1950.; Davies, Minneapolis, until 1953.; Anonymous sale, Klipstein & Co., Bern, 13 November 1953, lot 220; Margrit Linck-Daepp, Zollikofen, by whom acquired in 1953, and thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Basel, Kunsthalle, Gedachtnisausstellung Paul Klee, February - March 1941, no. 104

Date: 2011-06-08
Lot Number: 49

Date: 2010-06-24
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