Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Hitze
Size: 48 x 62.2 cm
Medium: Colored paste on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation year: 1940
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated, numbered and inscribed '1940 L 4 Hitze' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern, 1940-1946.; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, 1946-1952.; Erika Meyer-Benteli, Bern, 1952-1966.; Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (no. 3374), 1966-1967.; Acquired from the above by the parents of the present owners in 1967
Exhibition history: Bern, Kunsthalle, Gedachtnisausstellung Paul Klee, November - December 1940, no. 187; Bern, Kunstmuseum, Paul Klee. Das Schaffen im Todesjahr, August - November 1990, no. 252, p. 296 (illustrated p. 230)

Date: 2015-02-04
Lot Number: 5