Paul Klee. Demon above the Ships (Dämon über den Schiffen). 1916

Paul Klee Demon above the Ships (Dämon über den Schiffen) 1916

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Medium
Watercolor and ink on paper with ink border on board
Dimensions
9 3/8 x 8 1/8" (23.7 x 20.7 cm)
Credit
Acquired through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest (by exchange)
Object number
122.1944
Copyright
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Department
Drawings and Prints

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1916, Paul Klee (no. 1916.65), München.
1916(?), Hans Goltz (Galerie Neue Kunst), München.
By May 8, 1926, Franz Nienhaus, Köln.
May 8, 1926 - at least July 1931, Josef Haubrich (1889-1961), purchased from Franz Nienhaus.
By April 1942 - 1944, New Art Circle gallery (J.B. Neumann, no. 791), New York.
June 1944, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, purchased from New Art Circle gallery (J.B. Neumann).

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