Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Familiares
Size: Image: 30.5 x 45.1; Mount: 49.9 x 64.8 cm
Medium: Pen and ink on paper mounted by the artist on board
Creation year: 1927
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower left, dated, numbered and titled '1927. Oe.7. familiares' on the mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (1940-1946); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (circa 1946); Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York (circa 1948); G. David Thompson, Pittsburgh; Acquired by Jane Wade Rosenberg, by 1957
Exhibition history: New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Fifty Drawings by Paul Klee, October-November 1948, no. 26 (titled The Familiars); Kansas City, Missouri, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art, Atkins Museum of Fine Arts, The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Rosenberg, March 1957

Date: 2003-05-08
Lot Number: 106