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Gegensatze Abends (Blau Und Orange) Contrasts In The Evening (Blue And Orange)

Paul Klee-Gegensatze Abends (Blau Und Orange) Contrasts In The Evening (Blue And Orange)-1925

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Gegensatze Abends (Blau Und Orange) Contrasts In The Evening (Blue And Orange)
Size:
Image: 22 x 34; Mount: 25.7 x 42.4 cm
Medium :
Watercolor, gouache, pen and ink, and pencil on Ingres paper mounted on the artist's board
Creation Year:
1925
Marks
Signed 'Klee', upper left and indistinctly inscribed top center, dated '1924 25' and titled 'Gegensatze abends' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Artwork Details :
Created circa 1924-1925
Provenance :
Richard Doetsch-Benziger, Basel (by 1958); Nachlass Richard Doetsch-Benziger, Basel (until 1971); Galerie Liatowitsch, Basel; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (by 1971-72); Acquired from the above by the late owner
Exhibition History :
Munich, Galerie Neue Kunst Hans Goltz, Paul Klee. Zweite Gesamtausstellung 1920-1925, 1925, no. 132; Kunsthalle Basel, Moderne deutsche Malerei aus Privatbesitz, 1933, no. 90; Kunsthalle Basel, Gedachtnisausstellung Paul Klee, 1941, no. 188; Basel, Galerie d'Art Moderne, Paul Klee. Tafelbilder und Aquarelle aus Privatbesitz, 1949, no. 16; Kunsthalle Basel, Paul Klee, 1879-1940. Ausstellung aus Schweizer Privatsammlungen, 1950, no. 35; Kunsthalle Basel, Malerei, Zeichnung und Plastik des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts, 1956, no. 162, illustrated

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2008-05-07
Lot Number :
12
Low Estimate :
$700,000[+64%]*
High Estimate :
$900,000[+28%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,150,000
Sold For :
$1,329,000*