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Verschlossenes Ohr

Paul Klee-Verschlossenes Ohr-1939

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Verschlossenes Ohr
Size:
29.7 x 20.9 cm
Medium :
Pencil on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1939
Marks
Signed 'Klee' lower right, inscribed 'Verschlossenes Ohr' lower right and dated, numbered and inscribed '1939 CC.9. verschlossenes Ohr' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern, from 1940 to 1946.; Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern, from 1946, and thence to his estate; Acquired from the above by the late Ernst Beyeler in 2008
Exhibition History :
Himeji, City Museum of Art, Paul Klee in Exile, 1933-1940, August - September 1985, no. 98 (illustrated), this exhibition later travelled to Sendai, Miyagi Museum of Art, Kamakura, Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, Museum of Modern Art, and Niigata, City Art Museum; Stuttgart, Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Paul Klee, Spatwerk, Arbeiten auf Papier 1937-1939, October 1990 - January 1991, no. 227 (illustrated), this exhibition later travelled to Emden, Kunsthalle. Bern, Kunstmuseum (on loan from 1992 to 1995); Dusseldorf, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (on loan from 1999 to 2007); Dusseldorf, Paul Klee, Kleinode, Die Sammlung, June - August 2001

Christie's London

Date:
2011-06-22
Lot Number :
206
Low Estimate :
$16,200[+140%]*
High Estimate :
$24,300[+60%]*
Hammer Price :
$38,900
Sold For :
$48,360*