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Drei Sanfte Narrenworte (Three Gentle Words of a Fool)

Paul Klee-Drei Sanfte Narrenworte (Three Gentle Words of a Fool)-1925

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Drei Sanfte Narrenworte (Three Gentle Words of a Fool)
Size:
Image: 27.3 x 22.5; Mount: 50.2 x 33 cm
Medium :
Pen and ink on paper mounted on card
Creation Year:
1925
Marks
Signed 'Klee' lower right, titled, dated '1925' and inscribed 'g. drei' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern (acquired in 1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired in 1946); Curt Valentin (Buchholz Gallery), New York (acquired in 1950); Gertrud A. Mellon (acquired from the above and sold by the estate: Sotheby's, New York, November 3, 2005, lot 256); Acquired at the above sale

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2013-05-08
Lot Number :
412
Low Estimate :
$120,000[+217%]*
High Estimate :
$180,000[+111%]*
Hammer Price :
$380,000
Sold For :
$461,000*