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Museales Stilleben (Still Life)

Paul Klee-Museales Stilleben (Still Life)-1940

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Museales Stilleben (Still Life)
Size:
Image: 29.2 x 41.3; Mount size: 48 x 55.9 cm
Medium :
Gouache on joined paper laid down by the artist on paper
Creation Year:
1940
Marks
Signed 'Klee' lower right, titled, dated and numbered 'Museales Stilleben 1940 K19' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Hans and Erika Meyer-Benteli, Bern; Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (acquired from the above, 1964); Sigmund W. and Maxine Kunstadter, Chicago (acquired from the above, 1965); By descent from the above to the present owner, 1978
Exhibition History :
Kunstmuseum Bern, Paul Klee, Das Schaffen im Todesjahr, August-November 1990, no. 280 (illustrated); Northampton, Smith College Museum of Art (on extended loan)

Christie's New York

Date:
2006-11-09
Lot Number :
161
Low Estimate :
$300,000[+150%]*
High Estimate :
$400,000[+88%]*
Hammer Price :
$750,000
Sold For :
$856,000*