Der Seiltanzer (From Portfolio Kunst Der Gegenwart)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Der Seiltanzer (From Portfolio Kunst Der Gegenwart)
Size: Image; 44.1 x 26.8; Frame: 51.8 x 38.1 cm
Edition Size: 80 (+ edition of 220 on wove paper)
Medium: Color lithograph in pink and black on thin Japan paper with wide margins
Creation year: 1923
Category: Prints
Artwork details : Published by R. Piper & Co., Munich

Christie's London

Date: 2017-03-29
Lot Number: 103
Notes: Signed and inscribed with the work number '23 138' in pencil, published in Kunst der Gegenwart, by R. Piper, Munich, the full sheet, the colours fresh, a deckle edge at the top and right, very pale mount staining, otherwise in very good condition, framed

Date: 2014-09-19
Lot Number: 207
Notes: Signed in pencil, inscribed with the artist's work number '23 138', with publisher's blindstamp; Pale mat-staining in the margins, a minor fold at the upper left corner, glue stains in places showing through from the reverse, otherwise in good condition; Framed

Date: 2012-06-15
Lot Number: 84
Notes: Signed 'Klee' lower right, dated and numbered '23 138' lower left

Date: 2011-11-07
Lot Number: 357

Date: 2011-10-27
Lot Number: 89
Notes: Signed in pencil and inscribed with the work number '23 138'; Framed

Date: 2011-06-16
Lot Number: 428
Notes: Signed in pencil 'Klee' lower right, numbered with work number '23 138' left with Ganymed blindstamp

Date: 2009-06-12
Lot Number: 87
Notes: Signed 'Klee' in pencil lower right, inscribed '23 138' in pencil lower left

Date: 2009-06-12
Lot Number: 326
Notes: Signed in pencil, annotated with the artist's work number '23138'; A few minute foxmarks in the margins, tape and glue remains at the sheet edges, otherwise in good condition; Framed

Date: 2009-06-11
Lot Number: 390
Notes: Signed 'Klee' lower right, numbered '23 138' lower left, 'BSB' watermark and 'Ganymed' blindstamp

Date: 2008-12-05
Lot Number: 77
Notes: Signed, dated and inscribed with the work number '138'

Date: 2008-05-27
Lot Number: 24
Notes: Hand-signed 'Klee', numbered '23138' with 'Ganymed' blindstamp

Date: 2007-12-05
Lot Number: 175
Notes: Signed and inscribed '23 138'

Date: 2007-06-09
Lot Number: 208

Date: 2006-10-31
Lot Number: 139
Notes: Signed in pencil and inscribed with the work number '23 138'; Printed at the Staatliches Bauhaus, Weimar, 1923; Published by R. Piper & Co., Munich; The pink attenuated, overall slight foxing

Date: 2006-03-28
Lot Number: 139

Date: 2005-05-03
Lot Number: 124
Notes: Signed in pencil, annotated '23 138'; The palestlight-staining, pale surface soiling in the margins, the uppermargin edge folded, otherwise in very good condition; Framed

Date: 2004-11-09
Lot Number: 1246
Notes: Signed, dated and inscribed '138' in pencil with publisher's blindstamp and printer's ink at top right and right top margins; Very pale lightstain and matstain, affixed at top right sheet edge near corner verso to back mat, unobtrusive creasing and a few minor foxing spots in the margins, a small (1/16 x 1/16 inch) loss and some thin areas at bottom right sheet corner, pale discoloration at right top and bottom sheet corners recto and along right sheet edge verso; Otherwise in good condition; Framed

Date: 2004-11-02
Lot Number: 81
Notes: Signed in pencil, annotated '23 138'; A small loss at the upper right margin corner, occasional pale foxing on the reverse (very slightly showing through), a small spot of old glue remains at the reverse of the lower right margin corner and old hinge remains in places at the reverse of the margin edges (slightly showing through); Otherwise in good condition

Date: 1998-10-08
Lot Number: 149
Notes: Signed and inscribed

Date: 1997-11-07
Lot Number: 264
Notes: Signed

Date: 1997-11-03
Lot Number: 124
Notes: Signed and dated; State 'IVb' (of IVc); In very good condition