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Dunenfriedhof

Paul Klee-Dunenfriedhof-1924

Sell Through Rate: 66%

Artist:
Artwork:
Dunenfriedhof
Size:
46.6 x 28.5 cm
Medium :
Watercolor and pen and India ink on paper laid down on painted card
Creation Year:
1924
Marks
Signed 'Klee' center left, dated, numbered and titled '1924 216 Dunenfriedhof' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Alois Jakob Schardt, Halle (by 1929); Anna Schardt (by descent from the above, 1955); Saidenberg Gallery, New York (1958); Clarence McKenzie Lewis, Jr., Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C. (circa 1959); Sale, Christie's, New York, 6 May 2008, lot 31; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Bildungsanstalt Hellerau, Sammlung moderner Kunst, 1924-1925.; New York, Nierendorf Gallery, Paul Klee, An Exhibition in Honor of the Sixtieth Birthday of the Artist, February 1940, no. 2; The Art Institute of Chicago, The Nineteenth International Exhibition of Water Colors, April-May 1940, no. 117

Christie's New York

Date:
2014-11-06
Lot Number :
173
Low Estimate :
$700,000[-11%]*
High Estimate :
$1,000,000[-38%]*
Hammer Price :
$620,000
Sold For :
$749,000*

Sotheby's London

Date:
2012-06-20
Lot Number :
375
Low Estimate :
$784,700
High Estimate :
$1,177,100
Hammer Price :
Not sold

Christie's New York

Date:
2008-05-06
Lot Number :
31
Low Estimate :
$800,000[-6%]*
High Estimate :
$1,200,000[-38%]*
Hammer Price :
$750,000
Sold For :
$881,000*