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Figurine Die Alte

Paul Klee-Figurine Die Alte-1927

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Figurine Die Alte
Size:
40.9 x 30.8 cm
Medium :
Oil on paper laid down on card
Creation Year:
1927
Marks
Signed, dated and numbered 'Klee 1927 3 H 17' (lower left) and titled 'figurine die Alte' (lower center)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Alfred Flechtheim, Frankfurt (on consignment from the artist, 1928-1929); Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Paris; The Mayor Gallery, London (acquired from the previous, 1935); The Leicester Galleries (Ernest Brown & Phillips), Ltd., London (by 1941); Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd., London (by 1966); Marlborough Godard Gallery, Montreal; John G. McConnell, Montreal (1974)
Exhibition History :
Frankfurt, Kunsthandlung Ludwig Schames, Ero ffnungsausstellung, June-July 1928, no. 41d; Dessau, Anhaltische Gemaldegalerie, Aquarelle von Paul Klee, October-November 1929, no. 57; New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Paul Klee, March-April 1930, p. 15, no. 28; London, The Mayor Gallery, Paul Klee, June 1935, no. 1; London, The Leicester Galleries (Ernest Brown & Phillips), Ltd., Paul Klee, February 1941, p. 9, no. 19; London, Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd., Paul Klee, June-July 1966, p. 45, no. 33 (illustrated in color); New York, Saidenberg Gallery, Paul Klee: A Retrospective Exhibition, October-November 1969, no. 26 (illustrated in color)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-11-12
Lot Number :
281
Low Estimate :
$300,000[-33%]*
High Estimate :
$500,000[-60%]*
Hammer Price :
$200,000
Sold For :
$250,000*