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Tritt Herab

Paul Klee-Tritt Herab-1939

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Tritt Herab
Size:
Image size: 29.5 x 21; Mount: 36.6 x 24.6 cm
Medium :
Gouache, brush and black ink on paper laid down by the artist on board
Creation Year:
1939
Marks
Signed 'Klee' lower left, dated, numbered and titled '1939 YY4tritt herab' on the mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern (1940-1946); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (after 1946); Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (after 1947); Arnold H. Maremont, Winnetka, Illinois; Donald and Isabel Grossmann, New York; Serge Sabarsky Gallery, New York (acquired in 1976); Mono Art Gallery, Tokyo (acquired from the above, 1978)
Exhibition History :
Zurich, Kunsthaus, Paul Klee: Neue Werke, February-March 1940,no. 89; New York, Serge Sabarsky Gallery, Paul Klee: The Late Years 1930-1940, autumn 1977, no. 29 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date:
1999-05-13
Lot Number :
371
Low Estimate :
$60,000[+117%]*
High Estimate :
$80,000[+63%]*
Hammer Price :
$130,000
Sold For :
$145,500*
Notes :
A photo-certificate from Dr. Josef Helfenstein and Dr. Michael Baumgartner of the Paul Klee Stiftung dated Bern, 6 March 1999 accompanies this gouache