Landschaft Mit D. Wolf (Landscape With The Wolf)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Landschaft Mit D. Wolf (Landscape With The Wolf)
Size: Image: 21 x 33; Mount: 34.6 x 45.7 cm
Medium: Pencil on paper mounted on card
Creation year: 1929
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower left, titled, dated '1929' and numbered 'P 8' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (by descent from the artist in 1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired from the above in 1946); Curt Valentin (Buchholz Gallery), Berlin & New York (acquired from the above in 1950); Lyonel Feininger, Dessau & New York; Julia Feininger, New York (by descent from the above in 1956); Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles; Private Collection, California (and sold: Kornfeld & Cie, Bern, June 16, 1972, lot 552); Mr. & Mrs. Orrel P. Reed Jr., Malibu (acquired at the above sale); Sale: Christie's, New York, May 11, 1989, lot 145; Jonathan Leaver, United Kingdom (acquired at the above sale and sold: Sotheby's, London, April 4, 1990, lot 148); Fischer Fine Art Limited, London (1990); Private Collection, United Kingdom (acquired circa 1990 and sold: Sotheby's, London, February 8, 2006, lot 216); Acquired at the above sale
Exhibition history: New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Klee. Sixty Unknown Drawings, 1951, no. 41; Cologne, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee: Das Werk der Jahre 1919-1933, Gemalde, Handzeichnungen, Druckgraphik, 1979, no. 261, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Long Beach, Museum of Art, The Blue Four, 1985, no. 62; Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Paul Klee, 2008, no. 26

Date: 2014-05-08
Lot Number: 378
Notes: Bottom edge of the sheet is deckled, a few scaterred studio stains around extreme edges of the sheet and the the signature at lower left, mat stains on the mount and slightly time darkened; Watermark visible vertically through the center of the sheet; The work is in good condition

Date: 1990-04-04
Lot Number: 148