Zum Gedenkblatt Fur Lieschen
Artist: Paul Klee
Artwork: Zum Gedenkblatt Fur Lieschen
Size: Image: 22.2 x 28.3; Mount: 34.3 x 40 cm
Medium: Pen and ink on paper mounted by the artist on board
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Signed 'Klee' lower right, dated, numbered and titled '1921/162 zum Gedenkblatt fur Lieschen' on the mount
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Lily Klee, Bern (1940-1946); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946-1950); Curt Valentin (Buchholz Gallery and Valentin Gallery), Berlin and New York (1950); Andre Emmerich, New York (until 1955); Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., New York (1955-1958); Theodore Leshner, Brooklyn (1958); Eva-Maria W. Worthington Gallery, Inc., Chicago; Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1981
Exhibition history: Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Kronprinzenpalais, Paul Klee, February 1923.; New York, Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., Paul Klee. Third Biannual Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings, November-December 1957, p. 2, no. 13; Chicago, Worthington Gallery, Paul Klee. A Tribute in Celebration of the Artist's Centennial Year, October-December 1979, no. 8

Date: 2003-11-05
Lot Number: 123