Gesellung
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Gesellung
Size: 48 x 62.5 cm
Medium: Brush and ink on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation year: 1929
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower left, dated, numbered and titled '1929 E 1. Gesellung' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (by the descent from the artist); Klee Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired from the above, 1946); Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York (acquired by 1950); World House Galleries, New York. Simon/Neuman Gallery, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner, February 1986
Exhibition history: New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Paul Klee, May 1950, no. 53; Chicago, Main Street Gallery, An Exhibit of Thirty Drawings by Paul Klee, October-November 1950, no. 19; New York, World House Galleries, Paul Klee, Watercolors and Drawings, April-May 1958, no. 23; New York, World House Galleries, Modern German Art, Moderne Deutsche Kunst, October-December 1958, no. 54 (illustrated)

Date: 2011-09-20
Lot Number: 67