Katze Lauert
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Katze Lauert
Size: 30 x 45.4 cm
Medium: Black chalk on paper
Creation year: 1939
Marks: Signed 'Klee' (upper right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galerie Heinz Berggruen, Paris; Burton and Emily Tremaine, Meriden, Connecticut (acquired in February 1954 from it); sale, Christie's, New York, 5 November 1991, lot 5; The Mayor Gallery, London (acquired during the sale); Acquired from the latter by the family of the current owner in 1991
Exhibition history: Hartford, Wadsworth Atheneum, The Tremaine Collection: 20th Century Masters, The Spirit of Modernism, fevrier-avril 1984, p. 154 (illustrated); Hartford, Wadsworth Atheneum, Delaunay to de Kooning, Modern Masters from the Tremaine; Collection and the Wadsworth Atheneum, May - September 1991

Date: 2009-05-20
Lot Number: 96

Date: 1991-11-05
Lot Number: 5