Der Kunftige (The Man Of The Future)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Der Kunftige (The Man Of The Future)
Size: 65 x 51 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1933
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Paris (by 1939); Karl Nierendorf, Berlin (1939); Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Chicago (by 1949); Lora Marx, Chicago (acquired from the above, 1949); Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 3 April 1990, lot 54; Jeffrey H. Loria & Co., Inc., New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1998
Exhibition history: Kunsthalle Bern, Paul Klee, February-March 1935, no. 81; Kunsthalle Basel, Paul Klee, October-November 1935, no. 66; Kunstmuseum Lucerne, Paul Klee, Fritz Huf, April-June 1936, no. 107; New York, Nierendorf Gallery, Paul Klee. An Exhibition in Honor of the Sixtieth Birthday of the Artist, February 1940, no. 41; Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Fondation Maeght, Paul Klee, November 1977, no. 120

Date: 2010-05-04
Lot Number: 56

Date: 1990-04-03
Lot Number: 54