Erlebnis In Den Lechauen
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Erlebnis In Den Lechauen
Size: 15.5 x 23 cm
Medium: Watercolor, brush and India ink on gessoed linen laid down by the artist on board
Creation year: 1918
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper left, dated, numbered and titled '1918.1. Erlebnis in den Lechauen.' on the mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Georg Caspari, Munich. Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, Dusseldorf (acquired from the above, July 1919); Galerie Neue Kunst (Hans Goltz), Munich; Galerie Alex Vomel, Dusseldorf (1952); Hans and Maryellchen Koch, Dusseldorf; sale, Kunstkabinett (R.N. Ketterer), Stuttgart, 28-20 May 1957, lot 460; Ernesto Blohm, Caracas (acquired at the above sale); Galerie Karger, Caracas; Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, 1959
Exhibition history: Munich, Neue Munchner Secession, June-October 1918, no. 75; Basel, Kunsthalle, and Zurich, Kunstsalon Wolfsberg, Neue Munchner Malerei und Graphik, October-November 1918, no. 41 and 39; Dusseldorf, Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, Paul Klee, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen und Graphik aus 25 Jahren, February-March 1930, no. 57; Saarbrucken, Staatliches Museum, Paul Klee. Aquarelle aus 25 Jahren, 1905 bis 1930, March-April 1930, no. 49; Dusseldorf, Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, Paul Klee, June-July 1931, no. 117; Dusseldorf, Galerie Alex Vomel, Paul Klee, October 1952, no. 13; Caracas, Galeria Mendoza, Expressionismo en Alemania, 1959, no. 46 (illustrated); Pasadena Art Museum; San Francisco Museum of Art; Columbus, Gallery of Fine Art; The Cleveland Museum of Art; Kansas City, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art; Baltimore Museum of Art; St. Louis, Washington University Gallery of Art, and Philadelphia Museum of Art, Paul Klee 1879-1940: A Retrospective Exhibition, February 1967-February 1968, no. 18 (illustrated); Caracas, Museo de Bellas Artes, Paul Klee, July 1969, no. 1

Date: 2001-11-07
Lot Number: 452