Lot 328
  • 328

Paul Klee

Estimate
60,000 - 80,000 GBP
Sold
140,500 GBP
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Description

  • Paul Klee
  • Morgengrau (Morning grey)
  • signed Klee (lower left); dated 1932, numbered B4 and titled on the artist's mount
  • gouache on paper laid down on the artist's mount

Provenance

Lily Klee, Bern (1940- 45)
Rosengart Gallery, Lucerne
Walter & Hélène Hassler-Christen, Schaffhausen (acquired in 1945)
Jean Lenthal, Paris (acquired in 1961)
Feilchenfeldt Gallery, Zürich 
Sale: Stuttgart, Kunstkabinett, 3rd March 1962, lot 228 
Walter Feilchenfeldt Gallery, Zürich 
Prof & Mrs Felix Bloch Collection (acquired from the above in 1968)
Sale: Christie's, New York, 12th November 1997, lot 406
Purchased at the above sale by the late owner

Exhibited

Lucerne, Galerie Rosengart, Paul Klee zum Gedächtnis, 1945, no. 27, illustrated in the catalogue
Winterthur, Kunstmuseum, Paul Klee, 1952, no. 72
Zürich, Galerie Renée Ziegler, Paul Klee, 1963, no. 30, illustrated in the catalogue
New York, Jan Krugier Gallery, Paul Klee, Traces of Memory, 1998, no. 48, illustrated in colour in the catalogue
Geneva, Galerie Jan Krugier, Ditesheim & Cie, Paul Klee, Traces de la mémoire, 1999, n.n., illustrated in colour in the catalogue 
Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Linie, Licht und Schatten. Meisterzeichnungen und Skulpturen der Sammlung Jan und Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 1999, no. 160, illustrated in colour in the catalogue
Turin, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Paul Klee, 2000-01, n.n., illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Literature

The Artist's Handlist, 1932, no. 344 (B.4)
Philip Rylands, The Timeless Eye. Master Drawings from the Jan and Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski Collection, Berlin, 1999, illustrated p. 407
Paul Klee Foundation (ed.), Paul Klee, Catalogue raisonné 1931-1933, Bern, 2002, vol. VI, no. 6040, illustrated in colour p. 227



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