Grausame Tiere (Ferocious Animal)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Grausame Tiere (Ferocious Animal)
Size: 47 x 31.1 cm
Medium: Watercolour, pencil, Indian ink and spray technique on paper, laid on board
Creation year: 1926
Marks: Signed upper right 'Klee' and inscribed lower left 'VII'
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Paul Klee, Dessau; Galerie Neue Kunst Fides (Rudolf Probst), Dresden 1926-1929.; Galerie Ferdinand Moller, Berlin 1929.; Galerie Kurt Mettler, Paris from 1929.; Karl Nierendorf Gallery, Berlin/New York; Israel Ber Neumann Gallery, Berlin/New York; Curt Valentin, Buchholz Gallery; Valentin Gallery Berlin/New York until 1946.; Perry T. Rathbone, St. Louis/Cambridge, Mass. 1945-1995 (label verso); Wittrock Kunsthandel, Dusseldorf, until 1996.; Private collection, Switzerland
Exhibition history: Dresden 1926: Galerie Neue Kunst Fides, Paul Klee, 21.5. - end of June 1926.; Berlin: Galerie Ferdinand Moller, Blaue Vier, October 1929.; New York: Buchholz Gallery; Curt Valentin Gallery, The Blue four. Feininger Jawlensky Kandinksy Paul Klee, 31.10. - 25.11.1944.; Des Moines: Des Moines Art Center, Klee. Paintings and Watercolors from the Bauhaus Years 1921 - 1931, 18.9. - 28.10.1973

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