561
561

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, NEW YORK

Paul Klee
MESALLIANCE
Estimate
40,00060,000
JUMP TO LOT
561

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, NEW YORK

Paul Klee
MESALLIANCE
Estimate
40,00060,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Paul Klee
1879 - 1940
MESALLIANCE
Signed Klee (lower right); dated 1933, numbered K16 and titled (on the artist's mount)
Brush and ink on paper primed with casein mounted on card
Sheet: 16 3/8 by 22 3/4 in. 41.4 by 57.8 cm
Mount: 19 5/8 by 25 3/8 in. 49.9 by 64.6 cm
Executed in 1933.
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Provenance

Lily Klee, Bern
Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern
Curt Valentin (Buchholz Gallery), Berlin & New York (acquired by 1948)
Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., New York
Private Collection, New York
Thence by descent

Exhibited

New York, Buchholz Gallery, Paul Klee, 1948, no. 6
New York, Buchholz Gallery, Fifty Drawings by Paul Klee, 1948, no. 47

Literature

Max Huggler, Paul Klee. Die Malerei als Blick in den Kosmos, Stuttgart, 1969, p. 139
The Paul Klee Foundation & Museum of Fine Arts, Bern, eds., Paul Klee Catalogue Raisonné 1931-1933vol. VI, Bern, 2002, no. 6061, illustrated p. 308

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