31 March 2010,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 11,250
Estimate GBP 12,000 - GBP 18,000
Paul Klee (1879-1940)
Die Heilige vom innern Licht, from: Bauhaus-Drucke. Neue europäische Graphik. Erste Mappe. Meister des Staatlichen Bauhauses in Weimar (Kornfeld 81IIc; Weber 1.5)
lithograph in colours, 1921, on stiff wove paper, the second, final state, signed in pencil in the lower subject, annotated '1921/122', from the edition of one hundred (there were also ten on Japon), a very good impression, the colours fresh, published by the Staatliches Bauhaus, Weimar, the full sheet, a short crease to the tip of the left sheet corner, a few tiny spots of clear glue in the upper left margin where originally laid onto the mount, otherwise in very good condition, framed
L. 311 x 175 mm., S. 389 x 268 mm.
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