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Kurze Seereise (Short Sea Voyage)

Paul Klee-Kurze Seereise (Short Sea Voyage)-1930

Sell Through Rate: 50%

Artist:
Artwork:
Kurze Seereise (Short Sea Voyage)
Size:
26.7 x 52.4 cm
Medium :
Watercolour on cotton laid down on the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1930
Marks
Signed 'Klee' upper left, dated, numbered and titled '1930 W iKurze Seereise' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
With Rudolf Probst [Galerie Neue Kunst Fides; Das Kunsthaus], Dresden and Mannheim, 1932-1933.; Erica Meyer-Benteli, Bern, by whom acquired directly from the artist, and thence by descent; Sale, Christie's, London, 4 December 1973, lot 98; Anonymous sale, Galerie Motte, Geneva, 7 June 1974, lot 146; Galerie d'Art Moderne, Basel, by 1974.; Galerie Tamenaga, Tokyo; Acquired from the above by the present owner by 2001
Exhibition History :
Bern, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee, Walter Helbig, M. de Vlaminck, Phillipp Bauknecht, Arnold Huggler , January - February 1931, no. 101; Bern, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee , February - March 1935, no. 173; Basel, Kunsthalle, Gedachtnisausstellung Paul Klee , February - March 1941, no. 183

Christie's London

Date:
2016-02-02
Lot Number :
104
Low Estimate :
$429,000[-17%]*
High Estimate :
$715,000[-50%]*
Hammer Price :
$357,500
Sold For :
$435,910*

Christie's New York

Date:
2008-11-07
Lot Number :
591
Low Estimate :
$600,000
High Estimate :
$800,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold