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

Calvi und d. Golf

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Paul Klee (1879-1940)
Calvi und d. Golf
signed 'Klee' (upper left); dated, numbered and inscribed '1927 U.5.Calvi u.d. Golf' (on the artist's mount)
pen and ink and pastel on paper laid down on the artist's mount
sheet: 12 x 18 in. (30.3 x 45.7 cm.)
artist's mount: 18 x 24 1/8 in. (45.6 x 61.3 cm.)
Executed in 1927
Provenance
Meyer-Benteli Collection, Bern.
Galerie Beyeler, Basel.
Acquired from the above in February 1967.
Literature
W. Grohmann, Paul Klee, Handzeichnungen 1921-1930, Potsdam, 1934, no. 153.
The Paul Klee Foundation (ed.), Paul Klee, Catalogue raisonné, vol 5, 1927-1930, Bern, 2001, no. 4419 (illustrated p. 130; illustration reversed).
Exhibited
Ascona, Galeria Castelnuovo, Paul Klee, Öl, Aquarell, Zeichnunge, Werke 1910-1940, August - October 1964, no. 10 (illustrated).
Hamm, Gustav-Lübcke Museum, Reisen in den Süden, Reisefieber praecisiert, January - April 1997, no. 44 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Leipzig, Museum der Bildenden Künste.
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