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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1049

    Paul Klee (1879-1940)

    Stoerung durch Fliehende

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Paul Klee (1879-1940)
    Stoerung durch Fliehende
    signed 'Klee' (upper center); dated, numbered and titled '1932 L14 Stoerung durch Fliehende' (on the artist's mount)
    pen and brown ink on paper mounted on card
    Sheet size: 12 ½ x 19 in. (31.8 x 48.3 cm.)
    Mount size: 19 ¾ x 25 ½ in. (50.2 x 64.8 cm.)
    Drawn in 1932


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Bern.
    Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne (by 1960).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, July 1966.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE HOLDINGS OF THE FORD FOUNDATION


    Literature

    M. Huggler, intro., The Drawings of Paul Klee, Alhambra, California, 1965 (illustrated).
    The Paul Klee Foundation, ed., Paul Klee, Catalogue raisonné, 1931-1933, Bonn, 2002, vol. 6, p. 180, no. 5750 (illustrated).