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Portrait of Mrs. Bl.

A work made of pen and black and brown ink and graphite with smudging on off-white wove paper, laid down on ivory wove card..
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

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  • A work made of pen and black and brown ink and graphite with smudging on off-white wove paper, laid down on ivory wove card..

Date:

1931

Artist:

Paul Klee
German, born Switzerland, 1879-1940

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Paul Klee

Title

Portrait of Mrs. Bl.

Place

Germany (Artist's nationality)

Date

1931

Medium

Pen and black and brown ink and graphite with smudging on off-white wove paper, laid down on ivory wove card.

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower right, in image, in brown ink: "Klee"; lower left of support, in ink: "1931 p. 8 bildnis Frau Bl. (praecis)"; lower left, in graphite: "SCI/IX"; verso, in graphite: "Buchholz" and "10881 NY"; in ink: "Inv No [crossed out]" and "ZT/RJ"

Dimensions

Primary support: 33.6 × 21 cm (13 1/4 × 8 5/16 in.); Secondary support: 63.7 × 46.5 cm (25 1/8 × 18 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of the Clare Hoover Trust

Reference Number

1998.93

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

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