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Ein Kind geht nach Hause by PAUL KLEE

PAUL KLEE

(SWISS, 1879 - 1940)

Ein Kind geht nach Hause, 1933

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Materials:

watercolour on paper attached in places to the artist's mount

Measurements:

16.85 in. (42.80 cm.) (height) by 12.68 in. (32.20 cm.) (width)

Markings:

signed 'Klee' (upper right); dated and inscribed '1933 M 10. ein Kind geht nach Hause' (lower centre, on the artist's mount)

Exhibited:

Bern, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee, February - March 1935, no. 215. Basel, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee, October - November 1935, no. 138. Lucerne, Kunstmuseum, Paul Klee, Fritz Huf, April - June 1936, no. 90.

Literature:

P. Mieg, 'Paul Klee', in Weltwoche, vol. VIII, no. 347, 5 July 1940, p. 5. C. Rümelin, 'Klees Umgang mit seinem eigenen Oeuvre', in exh. cat., Paul Klee, Jahre der Meisterschaft, 1917-1933, Balingen, 2001, p. 222 (pl. 123). The Paul Klee Foundation (eds.), Paul Klee, Catalogue raisonné, vol. VI, 1931-1933, Bern, 2002, no. 6095 (illustrated p. 320).

Provenance:

Hans and Erika Meyer-Benteli, Bern, until 1955. Galerie Rosengart, Lucerne, from 1955 to 1959. Dr J.R. Belmont von Rickenbach, Basel, since 1959. Acquired from the above by the present owner.

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