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

Paul Klee

Demon above the Ships (Dämon über den Schiffen)

1916

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
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Department
Drawings and Prints
This work is not on view.
Paul Klee has 144 works  online.
There are 14,978 drawings online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
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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