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Wildes Tier Im Bann (Wild Animal At Bay)

Paul Klee-Wildes Tier Im Bann (Wild Animal At Bay)-1939

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Artist:
Artwork:
Wildes Tier Im Bann (Wild Animal At Bay)
Size:
sheet: 25.1 x 27; mount: 34.3 x 50.2 cm
Medium :
Gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper mounted on paper
Creation Year:
1939
Marks
Signed Klee (upper left); titled, dated 1939 and numbered U1 (on the artist's mount)
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Lily Klee, Bern (the artist's widow; acquired in 1940); Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired from the previous in 1946); Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (acquired from the previous in 1950); Galerie Feilchenfeldt, Zurich (acquired from the previous in 1950); Frederick C. Schang, South Norwalk, New York; Private Collection, Texas (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, November 12, 1987, lot 181); Simon/Neuman Galleries, New York (acquired at the previous sale); Satani Gallery, Toyko; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Lucerne, Galerie Rosengart & traveling, Paul Klee, 1948-49, no. 52; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Paul Klee, 1954, no. 207; Tokyo, Santani Gallery, Paul Klee, 1990, no. 27, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2018-05-15
Lot Number :
216
Low Estimate :
$180,000
High Estimate :
$250,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold