Swamp Water-Sprite
1924
Paul Klee (Swiss, 1879-1940)
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Details

  • Artist Name: Paul Klee (Swiss, 1879-1940)
  • Title: Swamp Water-Sprite
  • Date: 1924
  • Medium: Watercolor and oil transfer drawing on laid paper, mounted on cardboard
  • Dimensions: sheet: 11-3/4 x 18-1/8 in. (29.8 x 46.0 cm); mount: 14 x 20 x 20-3/4 in. (35.6 x 50.8 x 52.7 cm)
  • Credit Line: Norton Simon Museum, The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection
  • Accession Number: P.1953.031
  • Copyright: © Norton Simon Museum

Object Information

The artist, consigned in 1933 to;
Galka Scheyer, who purchased from Lily Klee in 1942;
Pasadena Art Institute, Pasadena, 1953-1954;
Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena,1954-1975;
Norton Simon Museum, 1975.

Paul Klee and the Myth

  • Munich, Haus der Kunst, to 1999-10-01
The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection, Norton Simon Museum of Art at Pasadena, no. 275 p. 108
Paul Klee, p. 26
Glaesemer, Jürgen, Paul Klee: Handzeichnungen II 1921-1936, p. 15
Paul Klee Catalogue Raisonné, Volume 4, 1923-1926, no. 3435 p. 200
Barnett, Vivian Endicott, The Blue Four Collection at the Norton Simon Museum, no. 332 pp. 314-315

Additional Artwork by Artist

Absorption Paul Klee 1919
Arabian Bride Paul Klee 1924
First Drawing for "Specter of a Genius" Paul Klee 1922

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