Reifendes Wachstum
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Reifendes Wachstum
Size: 49.5 x 31.1 cm
Medium: Watercolor over pencil on paper and collage laid down by the artist on board
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower left, dated, numbered and titled '1921/71 Reifendes Wachstum' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Katherine S. Dreier, New York (1926-1942); Stephan Lion, New York (by 1942); Karl Nierendorf, New York; William R. Valentiner, New York (acquired from the above, circa 1945); By descent from the above to the present owner
Exhibition history: Munich, Glaspalast, Neue Munchner Secession, August-September 1921, no. 119; Wiesbaden, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Paul Klee, Spring 1922.; New York, Societe Anonyme, Paul Klee, January-February 1924.; New York, Brooklyn Museum, The Blue Four, Summer 1926.; New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Paul Klee, January-November 1938, no. 7; Denver Art Museum, March 1992-February 2001 (on extended loan); Philadelphia, Seraphin Galleries, European Drawings and Watercolors, May 2002

Date: 2010-05-05
Lot Number: 243