search

Global notice COVID-19 Important notice
Paul Klee (1879-1940)
Andy Williams: An American Legend
Paul Klee (1879-1940)

Zerbrechliches Ubermütig

Details
Paul Klee (1879-1940)
Zerbrechliches Ubermütig
signed 'Klee' (upper right); dated, numbered and titled '1937 S. 9. zerbrechliches übermütig' (on the artist's mount)
colored wax crayons on paper mounted on card
Sheet size: 10 5/8 x 16 7/8 in. (27 x 43 cm.)
Mount size: 13 1/8 x 19 in. (33.4 x 48.2 cm.)
Executed in 1937
Provenance
Lily Klee, Bern (1940).
Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (1946).
Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris.
Morton G. Schamberg, Highland Park, Illinois.
Galerie Georges Moos, Geneva.
Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., New York (by 1957).
Acquired from the above by the late owner, 1961.
Literature
The Paul Klee Foundation, ed., Paul Klee, Catalogue raisonné, Bonn, 2003, vol. 7, p. 272, no. 7105 (illustrated).
Exhibited
Brussels, Galerie Dietrich, Paul Klee, December 1938, no. 27.
Frankfurt, Galerie Buchheim-Milton, Paul Klee, Gemälde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Graphik, November 1950, no. 16 (with incorrect medium).
New York, Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., Third Bi-annual Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by Paul Klee, November-December 1957, no. 44 (illustrated).
Waltham, Brandeis University, Paul Klee, May-June 1960, no. 32 (illustrated).

Brought to you by

David Kleiweg de Zwaan
David Kleiweg de Zwaan

Check the condition report or get in touch for additional information about this

Condition Report

If you wish to view the condition report of this lot, please sign in to your account.

Sign in
View condition report

More from Impressionist & Modern Works on Paper

View All
View All