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Der Verliebte (The Man In Love)

Paul Klee-Der Verliebte (The Man In Love)-1923

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Artist:
Artwork:
Der Verliebte (The Man In Love)
Size:
sheet: 34.7 x 19.5; mount: 39 x 25 cm
Medium :
Oil transfer and spritztechnik on chalk-primed linen mounted on cardboard
Creation Year:
1923
Marks
Signed Klee (lower left); titled, dated 1923 and numbered 169 (on the artist's mount)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern (the artist's widow; acquired by descent in 1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired in 1946); Karl Nierendorf, Cologne, Berlin & New York (acquired in 1947); Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (acquired in 1948); Galerie Beyeler, Basel (acquired in 1972); Sale: Kornfeld & Cie, Bern, June 12, 1975, lot 480; Sale: Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, June 26, 1981, lot 107; Sale: Sotheby's, New York, May 15, 1985, lot 197; Galerie Jan Krugier, Ditesheim & Cie, Geneva (acquired in 1985 at the previous sale); Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner, Bremen (acquired in 1986); Helen Serger (La Boetie, Inc.), New York (acquired circa 1989); Private Collection, New York; Thence by descent
Exhibition History :
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Klee. Kunst ist ein Schopfungsgleichnis, 1973, no. 26, illustrated in the catalogue; Cologne, Kunsthalle Koln, Paul Klee. Das Werk der Jahre 1919-1933. Gemaalde, Handzeichnungen, Druckgraphik, 1979, no. 110; Venice, Museo d'Arte Moderna, Ca'Pesaro & Milan, Palazzo Reale, Paul Klee nelle collezioni private, 1986, no. 66, illustrated in the catalogue; New York, Achim Moeller, Fine Art, Ltd., Paul Klee: Paintings and Drawings, 1987, no. 9A; Budapest, Nationalgalerie; Madrid, Centro de Arte Reina Sofia & Cologne, Kolnischer Kunstverein, Bauhaus Utopien-Arbeiten auf Papier, 1988, n.n., illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2018-05-15
Lot Number :
351
Low Estimate :
$70,000
High Estimate :
$90,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold