Paul Klee (1879-1940)
signed 'Klee' (upper right); titled, numbered and dated '1938 y20 der Gelb-Grne' (on the mount)
oil and pastel on linen laid down on the artist's original mount
19 1/4 x 13 3/4in. (49 x 34.8cm.), artist's mount
18 x 12 1/8in. (45.6 x 31cm), image
Executed in 1938
M. Knoedler & Co., New York (1960)
Mr and Mrs Hans Neumann, Caracas
Anon. sale, Christie's New York, 15 November 1990, Lot 164
New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Paul Klee 1879-1940, February-April 1967, no. 164 (illustrated).
Sale room notice
Please note that this work will be sold with a photo-certificate from Dr. Helfenstein dated Bern 5 July 1999.
Sold with a certificate by Josef Helfenstein, dated 'Bern, October 9, 1990'. This work is recorded under number 1938, Y20 (420) in the artist's Werkkatalog.