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Alternde Venus (Aging Venus)

Paul Klee-Alternde Venus (Aging Venus)-1921

Sell Through Rate: 66%

Artist:
Artwork:
Alternde Venus (Aging Venus)
Size:
Image: 31 x 48; Sheet 42.2 x 55.5 cm
Medium :
Pencil and traces of red watercolor on Ingres handmade paper laid down on cardboard by the artist
Creation Year:
1921
Marks
Signed upper left, dated, titled, numbered '211' on backing board lower corner and inscribed 'S. Kl.' lower left
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Berggruen & Cie, Paris; Roman Norbert Ketterer, Stuttgart (until 1955); Walter Bareiss, Munich / New York (1955- 1960); Paul Kantor Gallery, Beverly Hills (1960, on the frame rear board with the label); Wolfgang Wittrock Kunsthandel, Dusseldorf (1990-1994, in the framework of cardboard back with the label); Galerie Beyeler, Basel (on the frame rear board with the label); Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia
Exhibition History :
Winter Exhibition, Wolfgang Wittrock Kunsthandel, Dusseldorf, 1991-92, Cat 35, with Fig; Paul Klee (1879-1940), Wolfgang Wittrock Kunsthandel, Dusseldorf, 9.2.-03.06.1993, Cat 8, with Fig.; Paul Klee in the guise of myth, Haus der Kunst, Munich / Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam 1999 / 2000th Cat 46, with Fig.(On the frame rear wall with the label)

Ketterer Munich

Date:
2015-06-13
Lot Number :
266
Low Estimate :
$22,500[+30%]*
High Estimate :
$33,700[-13%]*
Hammer Price :
$29,200
Sold For :
$36,660*

Villa Grisebach Berlin

Date:
2014-05-30
Lot Number :
526
Low Estimate :
$40,800
High Estimate :
$54,400
Hammer Price :
Not sold

Christie's New York

Date:
1990-10-02
Lot Number :
84
Hammer Price :
$51,000*