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Salome

Paul Klee-Salome-1920

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Salome
Size:
22 x 18 cm
Medium :
Oil transfer drawing and watercolour over chalk priming on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1920
Marks
Dated and inscribed '1920.ii Salome' on the artist's mount
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern, from 1940 to 1946.; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, from 1946 to 1947.; Richard Doetsch-Benziger, Basel, from 1947.; Thomas E. Krayenbuhl-Ewald, Oberrieden, until 1976.; Anonymous sale, Germann, Zurich, 5 May 1976, lot 188; Anonymous sale, Germann, Zurich, 18 November 1976, lot 392; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Kronprinzenpalais, Paul Klee, February 1923.; Lucerne, Galerie Rosengart, Paul Klee zum Gedachtnis, July - September 1945, no. 3; Basel, Galerie d'Art Moderne, Marie-Suzanne Feigel, Paul Klee, Tafelbilder und Aquarelle aus Privatbesitz, September - October 1949, no. 6; Basel, Kunstmuseum, Sammlung Richard Doetsch-Benziger, Malerei, Zeichnung und Plastik des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts, June - July 1956, no. 151 (illustrated)

Christie's London

Date:
2011-02-10
Lot Number :
247
Low Estimate :
$96,500[+58%]*
High Estimate :
$128,600[+19%]*
Hammer Price :
$152,700
Sold For :
$185,640*