Treur Hund
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Treur Hund
Size: Image: 31.4 x 21.3; Mount: 45 x 32 cm
Medium: Watercolor and black ink transfer on paper mounted by the artist on board
Creation year: 1930
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper left, inscribed with title, dated andnumbered '1930 Y7 treuer Hund' on the mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Richard Doetsch-Benzinger, Basel (by 1958); Anon. sale, Kornfeld et Cie., Bern, 13 June 1974, lot 502; Berggruen et Cie., Paris (1974-1979); Serge Sabarsky Gallery, New York; Saul P. Steinberg, New York (acquired from the above, 1979); Sale,Christie's, New York, 19 May 1981, lot 148; Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 17 November 1983, lot 347; Acquired at the above sale by the late owner
Exhibition history: Kunsthalle Bern, Paul Klee, Walter Helbig, Maurice de Vlaminck,Phillipp Bauknecht, Arnold Huggler, January-February 1931, no.36; New York, Serge Sabarsky Gallery, Paul Klee--The Late Years, fall1977, no. 4 (illustrated in color)

Date: 1999-11-09
Lot Number: 503