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Dacherblume (Rooftop Flowers)

Paul Klee-Dacherblume (Rooftop Flowers)-1919

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Dacherblume (Rooftop Flowers)
Size:
Image: 24.4 x 15.8; Mount: 31 x 21.5 cm
Medium :
Watercolour, gouache and ink on paper
Creation Year:
1919
Marks
Signed, dated '1919' and numbered '197'
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Galerie Neue Kunst (Hans Goltz), Munich (1920); Dr Heinrich Stinnes, Cologne (until 1932); Estate of the above (1932-38); Sale: Gutekunst & Klipstein, Bern, 20th-22nd June 1938, lot 521; Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York (acquired in 1938); Eveline M. Burns, Bucks County, Pennsylvania (sale: Sotheby's, New York, 14th May 1986, lot 144); Berggruen & Cie., Paris (1986-90); Yuji Okusu, Tokyo (1990-98); Sale: Sotheby's, New York, Twenty Works by Paul Klee, 17th November 1998, lot 332; Purchased at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Munich, Galerie Neue Kunst (Hans Goltz), Paul Klee, 1920, no. 227; New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Paul Klee, 1938, no. 2; Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, International Watercolor Exhibition, 1939, no. 140; Geneva, Musee d'Art et d'Histoire, Collection Berggruen, 1988, no. 39; Tubingen, Kunsthalle & London, Tate Gallery, Paul Klee: Die Sammlung Berggruen im Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York und im Musee National d'Art Moderne, Paris, 1989, no. 21, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date:
2005-06-20
Lot Number :
40
Low Estimate :
$366,000[+30%]*
High Estimate :
$549,000[-13%]*
Hammer Price :
$475,800
Sold For :
$546,430*

Sotheby's New York

Date:
1986-05-14
Lot Number :
144
Low Estimate :
$50,000[+130%]*
High Estimate :
$70,000[+64%]*
Hammer Price :
$115,000*