Leda Und D. Schwan (Leda And The Swan)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Leda Und D. Schwan (Leda And The Swan)
Size: image: 14.3 x 15.8; artist's mount: 23.4 x 22.4 cm
Medium: Pen and ink and red chalk on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation year: 1913
Marks: Signed 'Klee' (lower right), dated, numbered and inscribed '1913 76 Leda und d. Schwan' (on the artist's mount)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Pfister collection, Munich; sale, Kunstkabinett, Stuttgart, 7-9 November 1951, lot 1615; Karl Julius Anselmino, Wuppertal, by whom acquired at the previous sale; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Wuppertal, Kunst- und Museumsverein, Paul Klee, Werke aus den Jahren 1904 bis 1940, January - February 1956, no. 4; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Paul Klee: In der Maske des Mythos, October 1999 - January 2000, no. 17, illustrated; this exhibition later travelled to Rotterdam, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, February - May 2000

Christie's London

Date: 2019-06-19
Lot Number: 123