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Palaste (Palace)

Paul Klee-Palaste (Palace)-1940

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Palaste (Palace)
Size:
31.5 x 42.8 cm
Medium :
Gouache and watercolor on paper mounted on card
Creation Year:
1940
Marks
Signed 'Klee' lower right, titled, dated '1940' and numbered 'K 16' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern (acquired in 1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired from the above in 1946); Buchholz Gallery, New York (acquired from the above in 1948); Kleemann Galleries, New York (acquired from the above in 1954); Roman Norbert Ketterer, Stuttgart (acquired from the above in 1955 and sold: Stuttgarter Kunstkabinett, Stuttgart, May 25, 1955, lot 410); Saidenberg Gallery, New York (acquired at the above sale) William Rand, New York (acquired from the above in 1958 and sold: Christie's, New York, February 16, 1998, lot 40); Private Collection (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 11, 2000, lot 243); Lavis Fine Art, Toronto; Sale: Sotheby's, New York, May 4, 2006, lot 370; Acquired at the above sale
Exhibition History :
New York, Buchholz Gallery, Paul Klee , 1948, no. 35, illustrated in the catalogue; New York, Saidenberg Gallery, Paul Klee, 1955, no. 48; New York, Saidenberg Gallery, Paul Klee Third Bi-Annual Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings, 1957, no. 47; Bern, Kunstmuseum, Paul Klee: Das Schaffen im Todesjahr, 1990, no. 277, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2014-11-05
Lot Number :
155
Low Estimate :
$250,000[-4%]*
High Estimate :
$350,000[-31%]*
Hammer Price :
$240,000
Sold For :
$293,000*

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2006-05-04
Lot Number :
370
Low Estimate :
$180,000[+17%]*
High Estimate :
$250,000[-16%]*
Hammer Price :
$210,000
Sold For :
$251,200*

Christie's New York

Date:
1998-02-19
Lot Number :
40
Low Estimate :
$150,000[-7%]*
High Estimate :
$200,000[-30%]*
Hammer Price :
$140,000
Sold For :
$156,500*