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Zwei Birnen (Two Pears)

Paul Klee-Zwei Birnen (Two Pears)-1934

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Zwei Birnen (Two Pears)
Size:
Image: 20 x 25.5; Artist's mount: 27.7 x 31.9 cm
Medium :
Pencil and colored pencil on muslin, attached to the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1934
Marks
Signed 'Klee' upper right, dated, numbered and inscribed '1934 L8 zwei Birnen' on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Otto Ralfs, Braunschweig, 1934.; Lily Klee, Bern, 1940-1946.; Klee Gesellschaft, Bern, from 1946.; Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (no. 982); Kusthandel Lambert Tegenbosch, Heusden aan de Mass (no. 81.49); Robert Urbye, Oslo, from 1958.; Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 1 July 1981, lot 326; Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 19 March 1997, lot 46; Private collection, America, , acquired at the above sale; Sale, Christie's, London, 26 June 2002, lot 193. 77; Gallery, Tokyo. Private collection, Japan, by whom acquired from the above
Exhibition History :
London, The Mayor Gallery, Drawings by Paul Klee , May 1952, no. 15; Geneva, Galerie du Perron, Paul Klee , July 1960, no. 14

Christie's London

Date:
2016-02-03
Lot Number :
283
Low Estimate :
$21,600[0%]*
High Estimate :
$28,800[-25%]*
Hammer Price :
$21,600
Sold For :
$27,330*

Christie's London

Date:
2002-06-26
Lot Number :
193
Low Estimate :
$22,600[+7%]*
High Estimate :
$30,200[-20%]*
Hammer Price :
$24,100
Sold For :
$29,220*

Sotheby's London

Date:
1997-03-19
Lot Number :
46
Low Estimate :
$12,800[+113%]*
High Estimate :
$19,200[+42%]*
Hammer Price :
$27,200*