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Mannequin

Paul Klee-Mannequin-1940

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Artist:
Artwork:
Mannequin
Size:
image: 48 x 26.3; artist's mount: 63.7 x 42.6 cm
Medium :
Coloured paste on paper, attached to the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1940
Marks
Signed 'Klee' (lower left); dated, numbered and inscribed '1940 M 15 Mannequin' (on the artist's mount)
Category :
Drawing
Artwork Details :
Executed in March 1940
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern, by descent from the artist in 1940; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, by 1946 and until 1952; Felix Klee, Bern, by 1953 and until 1965; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (no. 4418), by whom probably acquired from the previous in 1965; Acquired from the previous by the father of the present owner in September 1971
Exhibition History :
Munich, Haus der Kunst, Paul Klee, April - May 1954, no. 221; St Gallen, Kunstmuseum, Klee: Werke aus dem Familienbesitz, January - March 1955, no. 363; Berlin, Akademie der Kunste, Pau Klee: Werke aus der Nachlass-Sammlung Felix Klee, December 1960 - January 1961, no. 193, p. 60; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Paul Klee: Aquarellen, September - November 1963, no. 113; Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Paul Klee: Spatwerke, June - September 1965, no. 34 (illustrated); Essen, Museum Folkwang, Paul Klee: Aquarelle und Zeichnungen, August - October 1969, no. 166; Bern, Kunstmuseum, Paul Klee: Das Schaffen im Todesjahr, August - November 1990, no. 244, p. 296 (illustrated p. 221); Dusseldorf, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Paul Klee: Im Zeichen der Teilung, January - April 1995, no. 209, pp. 220-221 & 382 (illustrated pp. 319 & 366); this exhibition later travelled to Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie, April - July 1995; Basel, Fondation Beyeler, Paul Klee, Tod und Feuer: Die Erfullung im Spatwerk, August - November 2003, no. 104 (illustrated p. 138); this exhibition later travelled to Hannover, Sprengel Museum, November 2003 - February 2004; Kyoto, National Museum of Modern Art, Paul Klee: Art in the Making, March - May 2011, no. 132, p. 281 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Tokyo, National Museum of Modern Art, May - July 2011; Bern, Kunstmuseum, Itten - Klee: Kosmos Farbe, November 2012 - April 2013, no. 190, p. 370 (illustrated p. 347); this exhibition later travelled to Berlin, Martin-Groupius-Bau, April - July 2013

Christie’s London

Date:
2018-06-21
Lot Number :
166
Low Estimate :
$333,680
High Estimate :
$467,153
Hammer Price :
Not sold