In Stellung (In Position)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: In Stellung (In Position)
Size: 31.3 x 22 cm
Medium: Watercolor on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation year: 1939
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower right, titled, dated '1939' and numbered 'VV6' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (the artist's widow; 1940-1946); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946-1949); Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (1949-1950); Oscar Muller-Widmann, Basel (acquired in 1950); Galerie d'Art Moderne, Basel Comte Maurice S. d'Arquian, Brussels (until 1959); Berggruen & Cie., Paris (1959); World House Galleries, New York (acquired in 1959); Sold: Kunstkabinett Ketterer, Stuttgart, 3rd & 4th May 1962, lot 231; Rudolf August Oetker, Germany (purchased at the above sale); Private Collection, Germany (acquired from the above in 1962); Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, World House Galleries, Paul Klee, 1960, no. 47, illustrated in the catalogue

Date: 2016-02-03
Lot Number: 1