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Cote de Provence 7

Paul Klee-Cote de Provence 7-1927

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Cote de Provence 7
Size:
13.4 x 30.5 cm
Medium :
Watercolour on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1927
Marks
Inscribed 'S.CI'
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern (by descent from the artist in 1940) (probably); Klee Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired by 1946) (probably); Walter & Gertrud Hadorn, Bern (acquired before 1962); Galerie Beyeler, Basel (acquired from the above in 1962); Galerie Tarica, Geneva & Paris (acquired from the above in 1963); Berggruen & Cie, Paris (acquired from the above in 1964); Saidenberg Gallery, New York (acquired from the above in 1964); Galerie Beyeler, Basel (acquired from the above in 1968); Saidenberg Gallery, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner in the mid 1980s

Sotheby's London

Date:
2011-06-23
Lot Number :
141
Low Estimate :
$242,500[+80%]*
High Estimate :
$323,400[+35%]*
Hammer Price :
$436,600
Sold For :
$520,920*
Notes :
S.Cl' stands for 'Sonderclasse' or 'special class', which he used to denote his most successful works