Schicksalstunde Um Dreiviertel Zwolf
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Schicksalstunde Um Dreiviertel Zwolf
Size: 40.79 x 48 cm
Medium: Oil on chalk-primed muslin mounted on panel in the artist's frame
Creation year: 1922
Marks: Signed, dated and numbered 'Klee 1922 // 184' upper left
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Paris (until 1938); Karl Nierendorf, New York (by 1938); Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C. (acquired from the above); Riechenbach collection (until 1955); Berggruen et Cie, Paris (1955-1956); Acquired from the above by the father of the present owner, circa 1957
Exhibition history: Stuttgart, Kunstgebaude am Schlossplatz, Neue deutsche Kunst, May-August 1924, no. 91; Dresden, Graphisches Kabinett Hugo Erfurth and Kunstverein Erfurt, 7 Bauhausmeister, February-April 1925. Kunsthalle Bern, Paul Klee, February-March 1935, no. 13; Kunsthalle Basel, Paul Klee, October-November 1935, no. 10; Kunstmuseum Lucerne, Paul Klee, Fritz Huf, April-June 1936, no. 10; New York, The Museum of Modern Art (on extended loan, 1938); Strasbourg, Chateau des Rohan, La grande aventure de l'art du XXeme siecle, June-September 1963.; Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Klee und Kandinsky. Erinnerung an eine Kunstlerfreundschaft anlasslich Klees 100, May-July 1979, p. 42

Date: 2011-11-01
Lot Number: 5