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

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

Giant Aphid (Riesenblattlaus) for the illustrated book Deutsche Graphiker der Gegenwart

Date:
1920
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
composition: 8 1/4 x 4 3/4" (21 x 12 cm); sheet: 9 13/16 x 7 3/16" (25 x 18.3 cm)
Paper:
Cream, smooth, wove.
Publisher:
Klinkhardt & Biermann, Leipzig
Printer:
unknown
Edition:
one of 6 known proofs of state I, before the editions of 30 single prints and 600 in the yearbook (including deluxe edition of 100 and regular edition of 500)
Credit Line:
Purchase
Copyright:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Reference:
Kornfeld 77 I. Soby 22. Klee 2390. Söhn 108-7. Rifkind 1498.
MoMA Number:
343.1951
Themes:
Fantasy
Techniques:
Lithography

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