Tempel Zum Halben Mond (Temple Of The Half Moon)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Tempel Zum Halben Mond (Temple Of The Half Moon)
Size: Image: 29.2 x 21.9; Mount: 31.9 x 25.1 cm
Medium: Ink on paper laid down by the artist on board
Creation year: 1918
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower right, dated and numbered '1918 183' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Lily Klee, Bern (1940-1946); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946-1950); Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (1950); John Rewald, New York (by 1950); Galerie Boissere, Cologne; Fischer Fine Art, Ltd., London; Galerie Jan Krugier, Ditesheim & Cie., Geneva (by 1983); Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 3 December 1980, lot 144; Acquired at the above sale by the father of the present owner
Exhibition history: Barcelona, Fundacion Joan Miro; Vienna, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig; and Budapest, Szepmuveszeti Muzeum, Drei Annaherungen an die Landschaft: Klee, Tanguy, Miro, November 1999-July 2000, p. 165, no. 2 (illustrated in color, p. 24)

Date: 2002-05-07
Lot Number: 28