The Provenance Research Project
If you have any questions or information to provide on the listed works, please send an e-mail to: email@example.com.
Or write to:
Provenance Research Project
The Museum of Modern Art
11 West 53 Street
New York, N.Y. 10019
Vocal Fabric of the Singer Rosa Silber
Paul Klee (German, born Switzerland. 1879–1940)
1922. Watercolor and ink on plastered fabric mounted on board, with watercolor and ink borders, 24 1/2 x 20 1/2" (62.3 x 52.1 cm). Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Resor
Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.
Acquired from the artist by the Nationalgalerie, Berlin, 1923 ; removed as "degenerate art" by the Reich Ministry of Public Enlightenment and Propaganda, 1937 ; sold to Karl Buchholz, Berlin, 1939; to Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York, by 1940 ; sold to Stanley B. (1879-1962) and Helen L. Resor (1886-1964), New York and Greenwich, CT, 1940 ; to their son Stanley Resor, New York; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1955 (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Resor).
 Paul-Klee-Stiftung, Kunstmuseum Bern, eds. Paul Klee: catalogue raisonné. Bern: Benteli and New York: Thames and Hudson, vol. 3 (1999), no. 2950. Included in the exhibition Paul Klee, Nationalgalerie, Kronprinzenpalais, Berlin, February 1923. Reproduced in Ludwig Justi, 200 Bilder der Nationalgalerie (erworben 1910-1925), Berlin: Julius Bard, 1926, pl. 182.
 EK number: 16213. Included in the exhibition Degenerate Art, Hofgarten-Arkaden, Munich, July 19-November 30, 1937 and other venues.
 Included in the exhibition Landmarks in Modern German Art, Buchholz Gallery, New York, April 2-27, 1940 (no. 11).
 Collection files, Department of Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Included in the exhibition Paul Klee, Buchholz Galleries-Willard Gallery, New York, October 9-November 2, 1940 (no. 27: Lent anonymously).
Vokaltuch der Sängerin Rosa Silber
Vocal Fabric of the Chamber Singer Rosa Silber
[Das Vokaltuch der Kammersängerin Rosa Silber]