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Rote Erde (Red Earth)

Paul Klee-Rote Erde (Red Earth)-1926

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Rote Erde (Red Earth)
Size:
29.2 x 39.7 cm
Medium :
Watercolor on paper mounted on board
Creation Year:
1926
Marks
Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated '1926' and inscribed 'D8' lower left, titled 'Rote Erde' lower right
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Galerie Neue Kunst Fides (Rudolf Probst), Dresden (acquired directly from the artist in 1926); Alfred Flechtheim, Berlin (acquired from the above in 1930); Galerie Simon (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris (acquired from the above in 1934); Karl Nierendorf, New York (acquired from the above in 1937); Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Chicago (acquired from the above in 1938); Mr. and Mrs. Stanley B. Resor, Greenwich, Connecticut (a gift from the above in 1938); Private Collection, United States (by descent from the above); Acquired from the above

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2012-05-03
Lot Number :
340
Low Estimate :
$180,000[-17%]*
High Estimate :
$250,000[-40%]*
Hammer Price :
$150,000
Sold For :
$1,825,000*