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Paul Klee (German, born Switzerland. 1879–1940)

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Paul Klee (German, born Switzerland. 1879–1940)

A Guardian Angel Serves a Small Breakfast (Ein Genius serviert ein kleines Frühstück) from the yearbook Die Freude: Blätter einer neuen Gesinnung (Joy: Papers for a New Consciousness)

Date:
1920
Medium:
Lithograph with watercolor additions
Dimensions:
composition: 7 7/8 x 5 7/8" (20 x 15 cm); sheet: 10 3/16 x 7 5/8" (25.8 x 19.3 cm)
Paper:
Cream, smooth, wove.
Publisher:
Wilhelm Uhde, Burg Lauenstein, Oberfranken, Germany
Printer:
unknown
Edition:
50; plus several colored and uncolored proofs
Credit Line:
Frank Crowninshield Fund
Copyright:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Reference:
Kornfeld 79 II c. Soby 23. Söhn 304-1. Klee 2436.
MoMA Number:
123.1944
Themes:
Fantasy
Techniques:
Lithography

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