Lot 78A: Paul Klee Swiss, 1879-1940 Mesalliance, 1933

Doyle New York

November 13, 2012
New York, NY, US

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Description: Paul Klee
Swiss, 1879-1940
Mesalliance, 1933
Signed Klee (lr), dated 1933, inscribed K16 and as titled (lc) on the mount
Gouache and ink on paper hinged to paper support
16 3/4 x 22 3/4 inches (42 x 57.5 cm), support 19 3/4 x 25 1/2 inches (50.16 x 64.77 cm)
This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Zentrum Paul Klee in Bern, Switzerland

Condition Report: Soiling at lower left, upper left and upper right with pigment loss. 2 x 2 inch area of soiling at upper left. 1/2 inch crease at lower left. Scratches at lower left side. White substance at top and bottom center. The mount has toning, soiling and tape residue at top edge on the reverse.


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