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Feier und Untergang

Paul Klee-Feier und Untergang-1920

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Feier und Untergang
Size:
38.7 x 25.4 cm
Medium :
Oil and pen and India ink on paper laid down by the artist on board
Creation Year:
1920
Marks
Signed 'Klee' lower right, dated, numbered and titled '1920/200 Feier und Untergang' on a strip of the artist's mount attached to the reverse
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern (1940-1946); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946); Private collection, Bern; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (by 1965); Hasselblatt collection, Goteborg; Private collection, Sweden; Sale, Christie's, London, 23 June 1997, lot 29; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Basel Kunstmuseum, Ausstellung zum 10 Todestag, June-August 1950, no. 9

Christie's New York

Date:
2011-11-01
Lot Number :
47
Low Estimate :
$400,000[+125%]*
High Estimate :
$600,000[+50%]*
Hammer Price :
$900,000
Sold For :
$1,082,500*

Christie's London

Date:
1997-06-23
Lot Number :
29
Low Estimate :
$363,800[+50%]*
High Estimate :
$463,000[+18%]*
Hammer Price :
$545,700*