1879 - 1940年
SCHATZ ÜBER TAG (TREASURE ABOVE GROUND)
Signed Klee (upper left); dated 1935, numbered L6 and titled (on the artist's mount)
Watercolor, gouache and brush and ink on paper mounted on card
Sheet: 7 1/8 by 10 7/8 in.; 18.1 by 27.6 cm
Mount: 13 1/2 by 16 7/8 in.; 34.3 by 42.8 cm
Executed in 1935.
We are grateful to Stefan Frey, Bern, for his kind assistance in cataloguing this lot.
Lily Klee, Bern (by descent from the artist in 1940)
Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (acquired from the above in 1946)
Hermann & Margit Rupf, Bern (acquired from the above in 1950)
Galerie Rosengrat, Lucerne (acquired in 1953)
Sarah Reed Blodgett, Portland (acquired from the above in 1958)
Thence by descent
Portland, Portland Art Museum, The Collection of Sarah Reed Blodgett of Portland: European and American Paintings, Sculptures, Drawings, and Prints, 1965, n.n.
The Paul Klee Foundation & Museum of Fine Arts, Bern, eds., Paul Klee, Catalogue Raisonné 1934-1938, vol. VII, Bern, 2003, no. 6808, illustrated p. 166