Paul Klee / Karneval im Schnee / 1923Paul Klee
Karneval im Schnee

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Creator Name: Klee, Paul
Creator Nationality: European; Northern European; German
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1879 - 1940
Gender: M
Creator Birth Place: M├╝nchenbuchsee, Switzerland
Creator Death Place: Muralto, near Locarno
Creator Name-CRT: Paul Klee
Title: Karneval im Schnee
Title Type: Foreign
Title: Carnival in the Snow
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1923
Creation End Date: 1923
Creation Date: 1923
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Classification Term: Drawing
Materials and Techniques: watercolor
Dimensions: Sheet: 24cm x 23.5cm, Secondary Support: 34.5cm x 29.3cm
Inscriptions: signed, upper left, in brown ink: Klee ; SECONDARY SUPPORT, by artist, lower center, in brown ink: 1923 /// 40 Karneval im Schnee [slashes part of inscription]
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1969.46
Credit Line: Contemporary Collection of The Cleveland Museum of Art
Copyright: ? Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Provenance: "This work was found in the estate of a young graphic designer after his death in 1944. This young man must have been a personal acquaintance of Klee's." (letter from Doris Ryser of Karl u. Faber in departmental file); [Karl u. Faber, Munich, Dec. 11-12, 1968, lot no. 957]; [E.V. Thaw & Co., Inc., New York]
AMICA ID: CMA_.1969.46
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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