Pferd Und Mann
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Pferd Und Mann
Size: 30.9 x 23.2 cm
Medium: Gouache, watercolor, pen and black ink on paper laid down on paper with an applied silver paper border laid down on the artist's mount
Creation year: 1923
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper left, dated, numbered '1923 2/12' upper right and dated again, numbered and titled '1923 252 Pferd und Mann' lower center
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (1940-1946); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946-1951); Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York (1949-1951); Mrs. Gordon A. Hardy, New York (acquired from the above, 1951); The Museum of Modern Art, New York (gift from the above, 2001); Sale, Christie's, New York, 5 November 2003, lot 122; Jan Krugier, acquired at the above sale
Exhibition history: Kunsthaus Zurich, Ausstellung (Paul Klee, Paul Altherr, R. Th. Bosshard, Emil Bressler, Willy F. Burger, Max Burgmeier, Eugen Maurer, August Speck), April-May 1926, no. 65; Wiesbaden, Neues Museum, August-Ausstellung 1926, August 1926, no. 148; New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Klee: Sixty Unknown Drawings, January-February 1951, no. 24; New York, Sotheby's, Walker's Exhibits Works of Art from the Private Collections of Alumnae Families of the Ethel Walker School, May-June 1998

Date: 2013-11-05
Lot Number: 175

Date: 2003-11-05
Lot Number: 122