Scherzo Mit Der Leiter (Scherzo And A Ladder)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Scherzo Mit Der Leiter (Scherzo And A Ladder)
Size: Image: 29.2 x 22.2; Mount: 32.7 x 25.2 cm
Medium: Pen and India ink on paper laid down by the artist on board
Creation year: 1918
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower center, dated, numbered and titled '1918 174 Scherzo mit der Leiter' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Estate of the artist. Lily Klee, Bern (by descent from the above, 1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired from the above, 1946); Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Berlin and New York; Acquired from the above, by 1950
Exhibition history: New York, Curt Valentin Gallery, Paul Klee: Sixty-six Unknown Drawings, April 1955, no. 5 (illustrated on the cover)

Date: 2006-11-09
Lot Number: 183