Uberwintern
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Uberwintern
Size: 45.2 x 90.1 cm
Medium: Oil and gouache on linen laid down on burlap
Creation year: 1939
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern, by descent from the artist in 1940.; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, 1946-1947.; Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (no. 5104), 1947-1952.; Samuel & Ayala Zacks, Toronto & Jerusalem, from 1952, and thence by descent to the present owners
Exhibition history: Zurich, Kunsthaus, Paul Klee, Neue Werke, February - March 1940, no. 302; Lucerne, Galerie Rosengart, Paul Klee, June - September 1948, no. 49, this exhibition later travelled to Antwerp, Galerie Artes and Liege, Association pour le progres Intellectuel et Artistique de la Wallonie. Bern, Kunstmuseum, Paul Klee, Austellung in Verbindung mit der Paul-Klee-Stiftung, August - November 1956, no. 719; Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee, December 1956 - January 1957, no. 358; Jerusalem, Israel Museum, on loan from circa 2002 - January 2012

Date: 2014-02-04
Lot Number: 8