Hande hoch (Hands up)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Hande hoch (Hands up)
Size: 20.3 x 27.5 cm
Medium: Gouache and tempera on card
Creation year: 1938
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Paris; Lily Klee, Bern (acquired in 1940; until 1946); Klee Society, Bern (acquired in 1946; until 1947); Karl Nierendorf, Cologne, Berlin & New York (acquired in 1947); Karl Nierendorf Estate, New York (by descent from the above in 1947; until 1948); Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (acquired in 1948; until 1977); Serge Sabarsky Inc., New York (acquired in 1977; until 1978); Galerie Veber, Sao Paolo; Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Serge Sabarsky Gallery, Paul Klee. The Late Years 1930-1940, 1977, no. 25, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Date: 2010-06-23
Lot Number: 336