Der Tag im Wald
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Der Tag im Wald
Size: 21.2 x 30.7 cm
Medium: Watercolour, gum arabic and brush and black ink on paper attached to the artist's mount
Creation year: 1935
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper left, dated and inscribed '1935 K 19' on the artist's mount lower left and inscribed 'der Tag im Wald' on the artist's mount; lower right
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Paris; Curt Valentin [Buchholz Gallery & Valentine Gallery], Berlin & New York; Henry Kleemann, New York & Munich; James Gilvarry, New York, by 1960 and at least until 1967.; Galerie Jan Krugier & Cie., Geneva, by 1998
Exhibition history: Baltimore, Museum of Art, Paul Klee, Collection James Gilvarry, June - September 1960; this exhibition later travelled to Richmond, The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, September - October 1960.; Champaign, College of Fine and Applied Arts, University of Illinois, Paintings, Drawings and Prints by Paul Klee from the James Gilvarry Collection, September - October 1964, no. 20; Indianapolis, Herron Museum of Art, Paul Klee, January 1966, no. 18; Santa Barbara, The Art Gallery, University of California, Paul Klee, Oils, Watercolor, Gouaches, Drawings, Prints from the James Gilvarry Collection, October - November 1967, no. 20 (illustrated); Venice, Museo d'Arte Moderna Ca'Pesaro, Paul Klee nelle collezioni private, June - October 1986, no. 138 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Milan, Palazzo Reale, October - December 1986.; Cannes, Galerie Daniel Gervis, Paul Klee, Oeuvres sur papier, May - July 1990 (illustrated); New York, Jan Krugier Gallery, Paul Klee, Traces of Memory, May - July 1998, no. 54 (illustrated p. 73); this exhibition later travelled to Geneva, Galerie Jan Krugier, November 1998 - February 1999.; Turin, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Paul Klee, October 2000 - January 2001 (illustrated p. 143)

Date: 2008-02-05
Lot Number: 562