Zerbrechliches Ubermutig
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Zerbrechliches Ubermutig
Size: 27 x 43 cm
Medium: Colored wax crayons on paper mounted on card
Creation year: 1937
Marks: Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated, numbered and titled '1937 S. 9. zerbrechliches ubermutig' on the artist's mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946); Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris; Morton G. Schamberg, Highland Park, Illinois; Galerie Georges Moos, Geneva; Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., New York (by 1957); Andy Williams, Branson, Missouri (acquired from the above, 1961); Estate sale, Christie's, New York, 9 May 2013, lot 153; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Brussels, Galerie Dietrich, Paul Klee , December 1938, no. 27; Frankfurt, Galerie Buchheim-Milton, Paul Klee, Gemalde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Graphik , November 1950, no. 16 (with incorrect medium); New York, Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., Third Bi-Annual Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by Paul Klee , November-December 1957, no. 44 (illustrated); Waltham, Brandeis University, Paul Klee , May-June 1960, no. 32 (illustrated)

Date: 2015-11-13
Lot Number: 1104

Date: 2013-05-09
Lot Number: 153