5 November 2003
Property from the Collection of Goddard and Brigitta Lieberson
Paul Klee (1879-1940)
signed 'Klee' (upper right), titled, dated and numbered 'ein Büsser 1925. O.1' (on the mount)
pencil on paper laid down by the artist on board
Sheet size: 9½ x 5½ in. (24.1 x 14 cm.)
Mount size: 13 5/8 x 8 7/8 in. (35 x 22.5 cm.)
Drawn in 1925
Nate H. Shermann, Chicago (by 1961).
Anon. sale, Klipstein & Kornfeld, Bern, 9 June 1961, lot 449.
Richard H. Zinser, Chicago.
Bodley Gallery, New York.
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W. Grohmann, Paul Klee. Handzeichnungen 1921-1930, Potsdam and Berlin, 1934, p. 23, no. 18.
The Paul Klee Foundation, ed., Paul Klee, Catalogue Raisonné, Bern, 2000, vol. 4, p. 302, no. 3732 (illustrated).
For information about Goddard and Brigitta Liberson please see lot 207.
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