Rote Erde (Red Earth)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Rote Erde (Red Earth)
Size: 29.2 x 39.7 cm
Medium: Watercolor on paper mounted on board
Creation year: 1926
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated '1926' and inscribed 'D8' lower left, titled 'Rote Erde' lower right
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galerie Neue Kunst Fides (Rudolf Probst), Dresden (acquired directly from the artist in 1926); Alfred Flechtheim, Berlin (acquired from the above in 1930); Galerie Simon (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris (acquired from the above in 1934); Karl Nierendorf, New York (acquired from the above in 1937); Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Chicago (acquired from the above in 1938); Mr. and Mrs. Stanley B. Resor, Greenwich, Connecticut (a gift from the above in 1938); Private Collection, United States (by descent from the above); Acquired from the above

Date: 2012-05-03
Lot Number: 340