Ohne Titel (Tanzerin Und Mondsichel) (Untitled. Dancer And Crescent Moon)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Ohne Titel (Tanzerin Und Mondsichel) (Untitled. Dancer And Crescent Moon)
Size: sheet size: 21.3 x 11.5; mount size: 26.7 x 16 cm
Medium: Watercolour on chalk-ground gauze on gold paper laid down on the artist’s mount
Creation year: 1918
Marks: Indistinctly signed (upper left); dated 1918. 5. on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed in May 1918
Provenance: Galerie Neue Kunst Hans Goltz, Munich (April 1920); Kunsthandlung Goyert, Cologne & Munich; Teschenmacher, Tegernsee (until 1959); Sale: Kunstkabinett, Stuttgart, 20th & 21st November 1959, lot 377; Acquired by the family of the present owners in 1959
Exhibition history: Munich, Galerie Neue Kunst Hans Goltz, Paul Klee, 1920, no. 149; Darmstadt, Mathildenhohe, 2. Internationale der Zeichnung, 1967, no. 28, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Cologne, Kunsthalle, Weltkunst aus Privatbesitz, 1968, no. G 5 (titled Tanzerin und Mondsichel); Munich, Bayerische Staatsgemaldesammlungen, Neue Pinakothek(on loan 1978-2017)

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-06-21
Lot Number: 30