Der Torso und die Seinen, Bei Vollmond
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Der Torso und die Seinen, Bei Vollmond
Size: Image: 55.9 x 38.7; Mount: 59.7 x 41.9 cm
Medium: Watercolour on paper on cardboard
Creation year: 1939
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper left, titled, dated and numbered 'Der Torso und die Seinen, Bei Vollmond 1939 T 14' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (by descent from the artist, 1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern; Acquired from the above, 1946; Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Berlin and New York (by 1948); Otto Preminger, New York; Probably acquired from the above; By descent from the above to the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Paul Klee, April-May 1948, no. 29 (illustrated); Kunsthalle Basel, Aus der Stiftung Paul Klee, October-November 1948, no. 136 (illustrated); New York, Kleemann Galleries, Paul Klee (1879-1940), March 1955, no. 27

Date: 2006-11-09
Lot Number: 123