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Sollte Steigen

Paul Klee-Sollte Steigen-1932

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Sollte Steigen
Size:
59.5 x 86.6 cm
Medium :
Oil and watercolor on gessoed canvas
Creation Year:
1932
Marks
Signed 'Klee' lower right
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Galerie Flechtheim, Berlin (acquired from the artist in 1932); Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, Paris (1934); Israel Ber Neumann Gallery, New York (after 1934); Galerie Berggruen & Cie., Paris; Sir Edward and Lady Nika Hulton, London; Galerie Beyeler, Basel; Hans et Anna Grether, Basel (acquired from the latter, 1973); Galerie Beyeler, Basel (acquired from above); Galerie Tarica, Paris (acquired by above in 1981); Acquired from the latter by Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Berge, October 1983
Exhibition History :
Berlin, Galerie Paul Cassirer, Lebendige deutsche Kunst, decembre 1932-janvier 1933, no. 52; Ostende, Palais des Thermes, Gloires de la peinture moderne. Hommage a James Ensor, juillet-aout 1949, no. 93; Frankfurt, Galerie Buchheim-Milton, Paul Klee. Gemalde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Graphik, novembre 1950, no. 8; New York, Curt Valentin Gallery, Paul Klee, septembre-octobre 1953, no. 25 (illustrated); London, The Tate Gallery; York, City Art Gallery (no. 26) and Chicago, The Arts Club, Works by Paul Klee from the Collection of Mrs. Edward Hulton, May 1955- Decembre 1956, no. 31; Wuppertal, Kunst und Museumsverein; Rotterdam, Museum Boymans van Beuningen; Frankfurter Kunstverein; Munich, Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus et Dortmund, Museum am Ostwall, Sammlung Sir Edward und Lady Hulton, London, 1964-1965, no. 96; Zurich, Kunsthaus, Sammlung Sir Edward und Lady Hulton London, decembre 1967-janvier 1968, p. 22, no. 98; Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Klee "Kunst ist ein Schpfungsgleichnis", September - November 1973, no. 60; Paris, Galerie Karl Flinker, Klee. 74 oeuvres de 1908 a 1940, mars-mai 1974, no. 74; Cologne, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee: Das Werk der Jahre 1919-1933, Gemalde, Handzeichnungen, Druckgraphik, avril-juin 1979, p. 132, no. 349 (illustrated, p. 326); Madrid, Fundacion Juan March, Klee: Oleos, acuarelas, dibujos y grabados, mars-mai 1981, no. 61

Christie's Paris

Date:
2009-02-23
Lot Number :
58
Low Estimate :
$513,100[+375%]*
High Estimate :
$769,600[+217%]*
Hammer Price :
$2,437,100
Sold For :
$2,806,610*