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Der Seiltanzer (From Portfolio Kunst Der Gegenwart)

Paul Klee-Der Seiltanzer (From Portfolio Kunst Der Gegenwart)-1923

Sell Through Rate: 61%

Artist:
Artwork:
Der Seiltanzer (From Portfolio Kunst Der Gegenwart)
Size:
Image; 44.1 x 26.8; Frame: 51.8 x 38.1 cm
Edition Size :
80 (+ edition of 220 on wove paper)
Medium :
Color lithograph in pink and black on thin Japan paper with wide margins
Creation Year:
1923
Category :
Print-Multiple
Artwork Details :
Published by R. Piper & Co., Munich

Christie’s London

Date:
2017-03-29
Lot Number :
103
Low Estimate :
$30,967
High Estimate :
$43,354
Hammer Price :
Not sold
Notes :
Signed and inscribed with the work number '23 138' in pencil, published in Kunst der Gegenwart, by R. Piper, Munich, the full sheet, the colours fresh, a deckle edge at the top and right, very pale mount staining, otherwise in very good condition, framed

Mallet Japan Tokyo

Date:
2014-09-19
Lot Number :
207
Low Estimate :
$32,600
High Estimate :
$41,900
Hammer Price :
Not sold
Notes :
Signed in pencil, inscribed with the artist's work number '23 138', with publisher's blindstamp; Pale mat-staining in the margins, a minor fold at the upper left corner, glue stains in places showing through from the reverse, otherwise in good condition; Framed

Kornfeld Bern

Date:
2012-06-15
Lot Number :
84
Low Estimate :
$52,400[-16%]*
Hammer Price :
$44,000*
Notes :
Signed 'Klee' lower right, dated and numbered '23 138' lower left

William Doyle New York

Date:
2011-11-07
Lot Number :
357
Low Estimate :
$20,000[+75%]*
High Estimate :
$30,000[+17%]*
Hammer Price :
$35,000
Sold For :
$43,750*

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2011-10-27
Lot Number :
89
Low Estimate :
$30,000
High Estimate :
$40,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold
Notes :
Signed in pencil and inscribed with the work number '23 138'; Framed

Kornfeld Bern

Date:
2011-06-16
Lot Number :
428
Low Estimate :
$47,100
High Estimate :
$47,200
Hammer Price :
Not sold
Notes :
Signed in pencil 'Klee' lower right, numbered with work number '23 138' left with Ganymed blindstamp

Mallet Japan Tokyo

Date:
2009-06-12
Lot Number :
326
Low Estimate :
$35,700
High Estimate :
$45,900
Hammer Price :
Not sold
Notes :
Signed in pencil, annotated with the artist's work number '23138'; A few minute foxmarks in the margins, tape and glue remains at the sheet edges, otherwise in good condition; Framed

Kornfeld Bern

Date:
2009-06-12
Lot Number :
87
Low Estimate :
$55,700[-8%]*
High Estimate :
$55,710[-8%]*
Hammer Price :
$51,100*
Notes :
Signed 'Klee' in pencil lower right, inscribed '23 138' in pencil lower left

Kornfeld Bern

Date:
2009-06-11
Lot Number :
390
Low Estimate :
$41,700[+11%]*
High Estimate :
$41,730[+11%]*
Hammer Price :
$46,400*
Notes :
Signed 'Klee' lower right, numbered '23 138' lower left, 'BSB' watermark and 'Ganymed' blindstamp

Hauswedell & Nolte Hambourg

Date:
2008-12-05
Lot Number :
77
Low Estimate :
$48,200
Hammer Price :
Not sold
Notes :
Signed, dated and inscribed with the work number '138'

Palais Dorotheum Vienne

Date:
2008-05-27
Lot Number :
24
Low Estimate :
$66,200
High Estimate :
$71,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold
Notes :
Hand-signed 'Klee', numbered '23138' with 'Ganymed' blindstamp

Ketterer Munich

Date:
2007-12-05
Lot Number :
175
Low Estimate :
$66,100
High Estimate :
$80,800
Hammer Price :
Not sold
Notes :
Signed and inscribed '23 138'

Villa Grisebach Berlin

Date:
2007-06-09
Lot Number :
208
Low Estimate :
$53,600[-57%]*
High Estimate :
$80,300[-72%]*
Hammer Price :
$22,800
Sold For :
$40,080*

Christie's New York

Date:
2006-10-31
Lot Number :
139
Low Estimate :
$28,000[-21%]*
High Estimate :
$32,000[-31%]*
Hammer Price :
$22,000
Sold For :
$26,400*
Notes :
Signed in pencil and inscribed with the work number '23 138'; Printed at the Staatliches Bauhaus, Weimar, 1923; Published by R. Piper & Co., Munich; The pink attenuated, overall slight foxing

Sotheby's London

Date:
2006-03-28
Lot Number :
139
Low Estimate :
$14,000[-19%]*
High Estimate :
$21,000[-46%]*
Hammer Price :
$11,400
Sold For :
$13,650*

Christie's New York

Date:
2005-05-03
Lot Number :
124
Low Estimate :
$25,000[+20%]*
High Estimate :
$35,000[-14%]*
Hammer Price :
$30,000
Sold For :
$36,000*
Notes :
Signed in pencil, annotated '23 138'; The palestlight-staining, pale surface soiling in the margins, the uppermargin edge folded, otherwise in very good condition; Framed

William Doyle New York

Date:
2004-11-09
Lot Number :
1246
Low Estimate :
$15,000[+33%]*
High Estimate :
$20,000[0%]*
Hammer Price :
$20,000
Sold For :
$28,670*
Notes :
Signed, dated and inscribed '138' in pencil with publisher's blindstamp and printer's ink at top right and right top margins; Very pale lightstain and matstain, affixed at top right sheet edge near corner verso to back mat, unobtrusive creasing and a few minor foxing spots in the margins, a small (1/16 x 1/16 inch) loss and some thin areas at bottom right sheet corner, pale discoloration at right top and bottom sheet corners recto and along right sheet edge verso; Otherwise in good condition; Framed

Christie's New York

Date:
2004-11-02
Lot Number :
81
Low Estimate :
$25,000[-12%]*
High Estimate :
$35,000[-37%]*
Hammer Price :
$22,000
Sold For :
$26,290*
Notes :
Signed in pencil, annotated '23 138'; A small loss at the upper right margin corner, occasional pale foxing on the reverse (very slightly showing through), a small spot of old glue remains at the reverse of the lower right margin corner and old hinge remains in places at the reverse of the margin edges (slightly showing through); Otherwise in good condition

Christie's London

Date:
1998-10-08
Lot Number :
149
Low Estimate :
$34,400[0%]*
High Estimate :
$51,700[-33%]*
Hammer Price :
$34,400*
Notes :
Signed and inscribed

Sotheby's New York

Date:
1997-11-07
Lot Number :
264
Low Estimate :
$30,000[-33%]*
High Estimate :
$50,000[-60%]*
Hammer Price :
$20,000*
Notes :
Signed

Christie's New York

Date:
1997-11-03
Lot Number :
124
Low Estimate :
$30,000[0%]*
High Estimate :
$50,000[-40%]*
Hammer Price :
$30,000*
Notes :
Signed and dated; State 'IVb' (of IVc); In very good condition