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Paul Klee (1879-1940)
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Paul Klee (1879-1940)

Närrisch umschauend

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Paul Klee (1879-1940)
Närrisch umschauend
signed 'Klee' (upper right); titled, numbered and dated '1940 g1 närrisch umschauend' (on the artist's mount)
gouache on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Image: 11 5/8 x 8¼in. (29.7 x 21cm.)
Mount: 19 5/8 x 13¾in. (49.8 x 35cm.)
Executed in 1940
Provenance
Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (no. 03277).
Literature
Ex. cat., Paul Klee. Das Schaffen im Todesjahr, Kunstmuseum Bern, 1990 (illustrated p. 95).
S. Frey & J. Helfenstein, Paul-Klee-Stiftung (ed.), Paul Klee, Verzeichnis der Werke des Jahres 1940, Stuttgart 1991, no. 1940 321 (G1), (illustrated p. 194).
Special Notice

VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.

Lot Essay

Sold with a photo-certificate from the Paul-Klee-Stiftung, Bern, dated 29. Juni 1995. The work is recorded as 1940, 321 (G1) in the archives.
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