Der Heldentenor Als Konzertsanger
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Der Heldentenor Als Konzertsanger
Size: Image: 28.3 x 39.1; Mount: 37.8 x 49.8 cm
Medium: Watercolor and oil transfer on paper laid down by the artist on paper
Creation year: 1922
Marks: Signed 'Klee' center right, dated, numbered and titled'1922/144 Der Heldentenor als Konzertsanger' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Katherine S. Dreier, New York (until 1926); Galka E. Scheyer, Braunschweig, New York, San Francisco and Hollywood (by 1926); Ida Bienert, Dresden and Munich; Moderne Galerie Otto Stangl, Munich; Berggruen et Cie., Paris (until 1955); Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., New York (1955); Selma and Israel Rosen, Baltimore; Acquired from the above,December 1955.; By descent from the above to the late owner
Exhibition history: New York, Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., Paul Klee, October-November1955, no. 12 (illustrated); Baltimore Museum of Art, Modern Art for Baltimore, February-March 1957.; Waltham, Brandeis University, Paul Klee, May-June 1960, no.10; New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Pasadena Art Museum;San Francisco Museum of Art; Ohio, Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts; Cleveland Museum of Art; Kansas City, William Rockhill NelsonGallery of Art; Baltimore Museum of Art; St. Louis, Washington University, Gallery of Art and Philadelphia Museum of Art, PaulKlee 1879-1940, A Retrospective Exhibition, February 1967-February1968, no. 52

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