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Komische Alte

Paul Klee-Komische Alte-1923

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Komische Alte
Size:
32.7 x 18 cm
Medium :
Watercolor and pen and ink over pencil on paper laid down on the artist's painted card
Creation Year:
1923
Marks
Signed 'Klee' upper left, dated, numbered and titled '1923 92 Komische Alte' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Galerie Neue Kunst (Hans Goltz), Munich (by 1925); Lily Klee, Bern (1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946); Nierendorf Gallery, New York; Beatrice Atkin Ostern (acquired from the above, 1947); By descent from the above to the present owners
Exhibition History :
Wiesbaden, Neues Museum, Herbst-Ausstellung, Fall 1924.; Kunsthalle Mannheim, Zwei Kunstlerphantasten, Paul Klee und Alfred Kubin, November 1924-January 1925, no. 55; Munich, Galerie Neue Kunst (Hans Goltz), Paul Klee, Zweite Gesamtausstellung 1920-1925, May-June 1925, no. 83; New York, Nierendorf Gallery, Paul Klee, October 1947, no. 28

Christie's New York

Date:
2011-11-02
Lot Number :
137
Low Estimate :
$600,000[+13%]*
High Estimate :
$800,000[-15%]*
Hammer Price :
$680,000
Sold For :
$818,500*