Die Glocke! (The Bell!)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Die Glocke! (The Bell!)
Size: Image: 18.4 x 17; Mount: 30.5 x 24 cm
Medium: Watercolour on paper with paper borders laid down on the artist's mount
Creation year: 1919
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right, titled, dated '1919' and numbered '218' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Heinrich & Adda Campendonk, Seeshaupt, Krefeld, Dusseldorf & Amsterdam (a gift from the artist in 1920); Private Collection, Germany (by descent from the above. Sold: Christie's, London, 6th February, 2006, lot 18); Purchased at the above sale by the late owner
Exhibition history: Munich, Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Das Ewige Auge - Von Rembrandt bis Picasso. Meisterwerke aus der Sammlung Jan Krugier und Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 2007, no. 159, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Date: 2014-02-05
Lot Number: 37

Date: 2006-02-06
Lot Number: 18