Metaphysisches Blatt Aus Der Vogelwelt
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Metaphysisches Blatt Aus Der Vogelwelt
Size: 15.7 x 24.4 cm
Medium: Pen and ink on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation year: 1917
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated and numbered '1917 118' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: John Torson, New York; Kornfeld & Klipstein, Bern; Bodley Gallery, New York; Harvey S. Lubitz, New York, from 1967 to 1988.; Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 11 May 1988, lot 136; Acquavella Galleries, New York; Artemis Fine Arts Ltd., London; John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco; Private collection, San Francisco
Exhibition history: Munich, Galerie Neue Kunst Hans Goltz, Paul Klee, May - June 1920, no. 320; Cologne, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee, Das Werk der Jahre 1919-1933, Gemalde, Handzeichnungen, Druckgraphik, April - June 1979, no. 7 (illustrated)

Date: 2011-02-10
Lot Number: 279