Will Zu Schiff
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Will Zu Schiff
Size: Image: 50 x 35.5; Artist's mount: 65.5 x 50.3 cm
Medium: Watercolor on paper attached to the artist's mount
Creation year: 1939
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper left, dated, numbered and inscribed '1939 x 17 Will zu Schiff' on the artists's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern, from 1940 to 1946.; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, from 1946 to 1952.; Felix Klee, Bern, from 1953 to 1964.; Galerie Beyeler, Basel; Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1967
Exhibition history: Dusseldorf, Hetjens-Museum, Spate Werke von Paul Klee, Leihgaben der Paul-Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, November - December 1948, no. 16, this exhibition later travelled to Mannheim, Kunsthalle and Freiburg, Kunstverein.St. Gallen, Kunstmuseum, Klee, Werke aus dem Familienbesitz, January - March 1955, no. 324; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Paul Klee, September - November, 1963, no. 100; Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Klee, Spatwerke, June - August 1965, no. 27 (illustrated)

Date: 2015-02-05
Lot Number: 241