Trotzdem Geschmuckt
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Trotzdem Geschmuckt
Size: Image: 29 x 30.5; Mount: 49 x 44.5 cm
Medium: Pen and ink on paper mounted by the artist on paper
Creation year: 1928
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower left, dated, numbered and titled '1928 L6. trotzdem geschmuckt' on the mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (1940-1946); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946-1948); Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York (circa 1948); Margrit von Lilienfeld; Gallery Gertrude Stein, New York (until 1971); Berggruen & Cie, Paris (1971-1975); Acquired by the late owners, by 1983
Exhibition history: New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Fifty Drawings by Paul Klee, October-November 1948, no. 35 (illustrated; titled Adorned inspite of it); San Diego Museum of Art, Insight: Selections from San Diego Private Collections, April-June 1983

Date: 2003-05-08
Lot Number: 103