Gotzen (Idols)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Gotzen (Idols)
Size: Image: 12.5 x 10.5; Mount: 28 x 24 cm
Medium: Pen and ink on paper mounted on card
Creation year: 1913
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower right, dated '1913', inscribed '89' and titled on the mount lower left
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (1940-46); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946-50); Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York (circa 1950); Frederick Zimmermann, New York; Sale: Christie's, New York, May 19, 1981, lot 215; Saidenberg Gallery, New York (1981-83); Josh and Leda Natkin, West Redding, Connecticut (circa 1983)
Exhibition history: New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Klee--sixty unknown drawings, 1951, no. 6; New York, Museum of modern art, primitivism in 20th century art, 1984, no. s.499

Date: 2004-05-06
Lot Number: 320