7 November 2008
Paul Klee (1879-1940)
signed 'Klee' (lower left); dated, numbered and titled '1919.78. Mister Sol' (on a fragment of the artist's mount)
oil transfer on paper (recto); pencil on paper (verso)
10 5/8 x 7 5/8 in. (27 x 19.4 cm.)
Executed in 1919
Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne.
Dr. and Mrs. Nicholas S. Pickard, Shawnee Mission, Kansas (by 1977).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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The Paul Klee Foundation, ed., Paul Klee, Catalogue raisonné, Bern, 1999, vol. 3, p. 86, no. 2141 (illustrated).
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