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Geister Des Theaters (Spirits Of The Theatre)

Paul Klee-Geister Des Theaters (Spirits Of The Theatre)-1939

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Geister Des Theaters (Spirits Of The Theatre)
Size:
27 x 21 cm
Medium :
Watercolor on paper attached to the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1939
Marks
Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated, numbered and inscribed '1939 J 19 Geister des Theaters' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern, from 1940 to 1946.; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, from 1946 to 1947.; Karl Nierendorf, Cologne, Berlin & New York, by 1947.; Private collection, Germany, and thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition History :
Wuppertal, Kunst- und Museumsverein, Paul Klee, January - February 1956, no. 76; Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee, February 1956 - January 1957, no. 357; Cologne, Kunsthalle, Weltkunst aus Privatbesitz, May - August 1968, no. 31; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Paul Klee, October 1970 - January 1971, no. 243; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Elan Vital oder das Auge des Eros, May - August 1994, no. 424 (illustrated)

Christie's London

Date:
2015-02-05
Lot Number :
240
Low Estimate :
$75,900[+80%]*
High Estimate :
$106,300[+29%]*
Hammer Price :
$136,700
Sold For :
$169,420*