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Paul Klee

Ruinen mit Styliten (Ruins with Stylites)

Paul Klee

Paul Klee

Ruinen mit Styliten (Ruins with Stylites)

Ruinen mit Styliten (Ruins with Stylites)

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Paul Klee

1879 - 1940

Ruinen mit Styliten (Ruins with Stylites)

titled (on the artist's mount)

watercolor and pen and ink on paper laid down on the artist’s mount

image: 7 by 9 ¼ in. 18 by 23.5 cm.

mount: 9 ⅞ by 12 ⅜ in. 25 by 31.3 cm.

Executed in 1918.



1879 - 1940年




畫面︰7 x 9 ¼ 英寸;18 x 23.5 公分

畫托︰9 ⅞ x 12 ⅜ 英寸;25 x 31.3 公分


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Hans Koch, Dusseldorf and Gottmadingen (acquired circa 1920)
Maria Koch, Dusseldorf (acquired by descent from the above in 1952)
Berggruen & Cie, Paris (acquired by 1953)
Theodore Schempp, Paris and New York (acquired from the above by 1954)
Acquired from the above in 1954 by the present owner
Marcel Brion, Paul Klee, Paris, 1955, no. 10, illustrated (titled Ruines avec Stylites)
Exh. Cat., Dusseldorf, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfallen, Paul Klee. Im Zeichen der Teilung, 1995, p. 78, note 84
Josef Helfenstein and Christian Rümelin, eds., Paul Klee: Catalogue Raisonné, vol. II, London and New York, 2000, no. 1935, p. 476, illustrated in color; p. 488, illustrated
Dusseldorf, Galerie Alex Vömel, Paul Klee, August Macke, 1952, no. 12
Paris, Berggruen & Cie, Paul Klee: Aquarelles et Dessins, 1953, n.p., illustrated in color
Ithaca, Cornell University, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, The David M. Solinger Collection: Masterworks of Twentieth-Century Art, 2002-03, p. 87, illustrated in color