Tanzerin
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Tanzerin
Size: 66 x 56 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1932
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper left, titled 'Tanzerin' on the stretcher
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern, 1940 to 1946.; Klee Gesellschaft, Bern, 1946 to 1948.; Curt Valentin, Berlin & New York, by 1948.; Klaus Perls, New York, by 1954.; Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., New York, 1954 to 1955.; Frederick C. Schang, South Norwalk & New York, 1955 to 1958.; Berggruen & Cie, Paris, 1958 to 1959.; Herbert Einstein, London, by 1959.; Sir Edward and Lady Nika Hulton, London, by 1964.; Galerie Beyeler, Basel, by 1973 and again in 1979.; Kurt Delbanco, London & New York, after 1979.; Galerie Beyeler, Basel; Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition history: Wuppertal, Kunst-und Museumsverein, Sammlung Sir Edward und Lady Hulton, London, no. 97; this exhibition later travelled to Rotterdam, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, November 1964 - January 1965; Frankfurt, Kunstverein; Munich, Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus; Dortmund, Museum am Ostwall. Zurich, Kunsthaus, Sammlung Sir Edward und Lady Hulton, London, December 1967 - January 1968, no. 99; Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Klee. 'Kunst ist ein Schopfungsgleichnis', September - November 1973, no. 62 (illustrated); Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Fondation Maeght, Paul Klee, July - September 1977, no. 102 (illustrated); Cologne, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee. Das Werk der Jahre 1919-1933.; Gemalde, Handzeichnungen, Druckgraphik, April - June 1979, no. 355 (illustrated); Dresden, Kupferstich-Kabinett, Kunster um Palucca, May - August 1987, no. 85; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Elan Vital oder das Auge des Eros, May - August 1994, no. 365 (illustrated)

Date: 2011-06-21
Lot Number: 73