Traum Einer Dame (Dream Of A Lady)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Traum Einer Dame (Dream Of A Lady)
Size: 30.3 x 45.8 cm
Medium: Pen and ink on paper
Creation year: 1928
Marks: Signed and dated '28 1/12 Klee' (lower left) and inscribed 'Traum einer Dame' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern, by descent from the artist in 1940; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, by 1946; Gustav Kahnweiler, London, by whom acquired in 1950; Mayor Gallery, London; Maurice d'Arquian, Brussels, by whom acquired in 1951; Galerie Berggruen, Paris; Marc Withofs, Brussels; Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 3 July 1969, lot 284; Carl Djerassi, San Francisco, by whom acquired at the previous sale; Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne, by whom acquired in 1970; The Piccadilly Gallery, London; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in the late 1980s.
Exhibition history: London, The Mayor Gallery, Paul Klee Exhibition, June 1950, no. 43; Turin, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Paul Klee, October 2000 - January 2001, no. 127, p. 169 (illustrated pl. 127); Lugano, Museo d'Arte Citta di Lugano, Klee-Melotti, March - June 2013, no. 81, p. 366 (illustrated p. 238).

Christie's London

Date: 2019-02-28
Lot Number: 291
Low Estimate: $39314 [+0%]
High Estimate: $65523 [-39%]
Hammer Price: $39314
Sold For: $49142