Versprengter Reiter
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Versprengter Reiter
Size: 53.3 x 43.1 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas in the artist's painted frame
Creation year: 1929
Marks: Signed 'Klee' (lower center)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, Berlin and Dusseldorf (1929); Elmer Rice, New York (acquired from the previous, July 1932); Estate sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 3 April 1968, lot 34; Judith Riklis, New York (acquired at the previous sale); Estate sale, Sotheby's, New York, 3 November 2008, lot 62; Acquired at the previous sale by the late owner
Exhibition history: Berlin, Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, Paul Klee, October-November 1929, no. 120 (illustrated); New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Paul Klee, March-April 1930, p. 16, no. 54; Dusseldorf, Kunstverein fur die Rheinlande und Westfalen and Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, Paul Klee, June-July 1931, p. 11, no. 74; New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Paul Klee, March-April 1938, no. 31; New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin) and Willard Gallery, Paul Klee, October-November 1940, no. 66

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-05-16
Lot Number: 382