vom Tier begleitet. 1926.
Signed in the upper left of the drawing. Dated and titled "1926 A. 6. vom Tier begleitet" in lower margin of the backing board. On wove paper, laminated on cardboard. 21 x 16.9 cm (8.2 x 6.6 in). Cardboard: 28,7 x 23,2 cm (11,2 x 9,1 in).
• Paul Klee is a master of the line and graphic expression.
• Small animal figures are a central motif in a series of drawings from the mid-1920s.
• From his time at the Bauhaus.
• In an inimitable way, the combination of drawing and title opens up new worlds of imagination.
PROVENANCE: Private collection Lower Saxony (acquired in 1980).
LITERATURE: Paul-Klee-Stiftung/Kunstmuseum Bern (ed.), Paul Klee. Catalogue raisonné, vol. 4: 1923-1926, Bern 2000, p. 459, no. 4053 (fig.).
Will Grohmann, Paul Klee. Handzeichnungen 1921-1930, Potsdam/Berlin 1934, no. 52.
Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, 235th auction, June 5/6, 1980, lot 694.
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