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In Stellung (In Position)

Paul Klee-In Stellung (In Position)-1939

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
In Stellung (In Position)
Size:
31.3 x 22 cm
Medium :
Watercolor on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1939
Marks
Signed 'Klee' lower right, titled, dated '1939' and numbered 'VV6' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern (the artist's widow; 1940-1946); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946-1949); Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (1949-1950); Oscar Muller-Widmann, Basel (acquired in 1950); Galerie d'Art Moderne, Basel Comte Maurice S. d'Arquian, Brussels (until 1959); Berggruen & Cie., Paris (1959); World House Galleries, New York (acquired in 1959); Sold: Kunstkabinett Ketterer, Stuttgart, 3rd & 4th May 1962, lot 231; Rudolf August Oetker, Germany (purchased at the above sale); Private Collection, Germany (acquired from the above in 1962); Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition History :
New York, World House Galleries, Paul Klee, 1960, no. 47, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date:
2016-02-03
Lot Number :
1
Low Estimate :
$172,900[+67%]*
High Estimate :
$259,300[+11%]*
Hammer Price :
$288,100
Sold For :
$357,030*