Versprengter Reiter (Rider Astray)
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Versprengter Reiter (Rider Astray)
Size: 53.7 x 43 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1929
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower center
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Alfred Flechtheim, Dusseldorf, Berlin, Paris & London(1929-1932); Elmer Rice, Stanford & New York (probably acquired from theabove in 1932 and sold: Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 3,1968, lot 34); Acquired at the above sale
Exhibition history: Berlin, Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, Paul Klee, 1929, no.120; New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Paul Klee, 1930, no. 54(catalogued as tempera and gesso on canvas); Dusseldorf, Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, Paul Klee, 1931, no.74; New York, Buchholz Gallery & New York, Willard Gallery, Paul Klee, 1940, no. 66

Date: 2008-11-03
Lot Number: 62