Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrEmail this to someone
back to Auction Results

Hitze

Paul Klee-Hitze-1940

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Hitze
Size:
48 x 62.2 cm
Medium :
Colored paste on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1940
Marks
Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated, numbered and inscribed '1940 L 4 Hitze' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern, 1940-1946.; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, 1946-1952.; Erika Meyer-Benteli, Bern, 1952-1966.; Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (no. 3374), 1966-1967.; Acquired from the above by the parents of the present owners in 1967
Exhibition History :
Bern, Kunsthalle, Gedachtnisausstellung Paul Klee, November - December 1940, no. 187; Bern, Kunstmuseum, Paul Klee. Das Schaffen im Todesjahr, August - November 1990, no. 252, p. 296 (illustrated p. 230)

Christie's London

Date:
2015-02-04
Lot Number :
5
Low Estimate :
$527,400[+66%]*
High Estimate :
$678,100[+29%]*
Hammer Price :
$873,900
Sold For :
$1,063,750*