Der Exkaiser
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Der Exkaiser
Size: image 26.7 x 21; overall including artist's mount 36.5 x 28.6 cm
Medium: Oil transfer, watercolor and gouache on paper laid on artist's mount
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower right; titled, inscribed and dated '1921/14 Der Exkaiser' center of artist's mount; further titled, inscribed and dated '1921/14 Der Exkaiser' on the reverse
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (by 1940) Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (by 1946) Curt Valentin (Buchholz Gallery), Berlin & New York (acquired by 1950); Acquired by Hans and Florence Knoll from the previous in 1951

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-11-13
Lot Number: 133
Low Estimate: $250000 [-19%]
High Estimate: $350000 [-42%]
Hammer Price: $200000
Sold For: $250000