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Paul Klee (1879-1940)
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATES OF JANE WADE LOMBARD AND LEE LOMBARD
Paul Klee (1879-1940)

Familiäres

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Paul Klee (1879-1940)
Familiäres
signed 'Klee' (lower left); dated, numbered and titled '1927. Oe.7. familiäres' (on the mount)
pen and ink on paper mounted by the artist on board
Sheet size : 12 x 17¾ in. (30.5 x 45.1 cm.)
Mount size: 19 5/8 x 25½ in. (49.9 x 64.8 cm.)
Drawn in 1927
Provenance
Lily Klee, Bern (1940-1946).
Klee-Gesellschaft, Bern (circa 1946).
Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York (circa 1948).
G. David Thompson, Pittsburgh.
Acquired by Jane Wade Rosenberg, by 1957.
Literature
W. Grohmann, Paul Klee. Handzeichnungen 1921-1930, Berlin, 1934, no. 190.
W. Grohmann, Paul Klee, London, 1954, p. 416, no. 260 (illustrated, p. 257).
J. Glaesemer, Paul Klee. Handzeichnungen II 1921-1936, Bern, 1984, p. 107.
R. Verdi, Klee and Nature, London, 1984, pp. xiv, 1 and 149, no. 137 (illustrated in color, p. 148; titled Family Matters).
The Paul Klee Foundation, ed., Paul Klee, Catalogue raisonné, Bern, 2001, vol. 5, p. 154, no. 4491 (illustrated).
Exhibited
New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Fifty Drawings by Paul Klee, October-November 1948, no. 26 (titled The Familiars).
Kansas City, Missouri, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art, Atkins Museum of Fine Arts, The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Rosenberg, March 1957.
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