5 February 2008
SOLD BY THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART TO BENEFIT FUTURE ACQUISITIONS
Paul Klee (1879-1940)
dated and numbered '1917.8' (lower left on the artist's mount)
pencil on paper attached to the artist's mount
image: 6¾ x 5 1/8 in. (17.1 x 13.1 cm.)
mount: 10 5/8 x 8¾ in. (27 x 22.2 cm.)
Drawn in 1917
Galerie Neue Kunst Hans Goltz, Munich, from 1919.
Werner Allenback, Bern, until 1955.
Berggruen & Cie., Paris, until 1956.
Alla Frumkin Gallery, Chicago & New York, from 1956.
Vicki and Horace Baker.
A gift from the above to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
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The Paul Klee Foundation (eds.), Paul Klee, Catalogue raisonné, vol. II, 1913-1918, Bern, 2000, no. 1691 (illustrated p. 371).
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