Clown und Tier
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Clown und Tier
Size: 44.7 x 34.79 cm
Medium: Pencil on cream wove paper
Creation year: 1933
Marks: Signed in ink, lower left recto, and signed, dated and inscribed 'T 12' in ink, lower center recto on the artist's original mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Ex-collection Ida Bienert, Dresden/Munchen; Curt Valentin (Buchholz Gallery; Valentin Gallery), Berlin/New York; World House Galleries, New York (-1966); Galerie Weiss-Hesse, Olten (1966); Raymond & Raymond of Hartford Art Galleries (1966); Private collection, West Hartford (since 1966)
Exhibition history: Fifty Drawings by Paul Klee', Buchholz Gallery, Curt Valentin, New York, October 26-November 13, 1948, number 46; 'An Exhibit of Thirty Drawings by Paul Klee', Main Street Gallery, Chicago, September 10-November 15, 1950, number 27; 'Paul Klee, Watercolors and Drawings', World House Galleries, New York, April 22-May 17, 1958, number 43; 'Paul Klee 1933, Stadtische', Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munchen, February 8-May 4, 2003; Kunstmuseum Bern, June 4-August 17, 2003; Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt/M. , September 18-November 20, 2003; Hamburger Kunsthalle, December 11, 2003-March 7, 2004

Date: 2015-03-05
Lot Number: 428