Fragmenta Veneris
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Fragmenta Veneris
Size: 30 x 21 cm
Medium: Watercolor, tempera and plaster on jute
Creation year: 1938
Marks: Signed 'Klee' centre left, inscribed 'fragmenta Veneris' on the reverse and inscribed '1938 X 1 fragmenta Veneris Klee' on the stretcher
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern, by descent from the artist in 1940.; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, by 1946; Werner Moser, Zurich, by 1948, and thence by descent in 1970; Private collection, Zurich, by 1986.; By descent from the above to the present owners
Exhibition history: Zurich, Kunsthaus, Paul Klee. Neue Werke, February - March 1940, no. 158, p. 10; Bern, Kunstmuseum, Paul Klee. Ausstellung in Verbindung mit der Paul Klee-Stiftung, August- November 1956, no. 711

Date: 2016-02-03
Lot Number: 361