August Macke (German, Meschede 1887–1914 near Perthes-les-Hurlus)
Chalk on paper
4 1/8 x 6 1/8in. (10.5 x 15.6cm)
Purchase, Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation Gift, 1987
Not on view
the artist (until d. 1914; his estate, no. TuZ 27); his son, Dr. Wolfgang Macke, Bonn; [Leonard Hutton Galleries, New York, in 1969]; [Galerie Arnoldi Livie, Munich, in 1975]; (sale, Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, June 5–6, 1980, no. 828, as "Blick auf die Berge (Tunis)," not sold); [Galerie Thomas Levy, Hamburg, in 1982]; private collection, Düsseldorf; [CDR Fine Art Ltd., London, by 1986–87; sold to MMA]
Galerie Arnoldi-Livie. "Meisterzeichnungen des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts," Summer 1975, no. 22 (as "Blick auf die Berge," listed for sale).
London. CDR Fine Art Ltd. "German Expressionism," November 19–December 14, 1986, unnumbered cat. (p. 53; as "Blick auf die Berge—Tunis").
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "XS," December 6, 2011–April 15, 2012, no catalogue.
Bern. Zentrum Paul Klee. "Paul Klee, August Macke, Louis Moilliet: The Journey to Tunisia," March 14–June 22, 2014, no. 131 (as "View of the Mountains [Tunis]").
Ursula Heiderich. August Macke Zeichnungen: Werkverzeichnis. Stuttgart, 1993, pp. 648–50, no. 2504, ill.
Ursula Heiderich inThe Journey to Tunisia, 1914: Paul Klee, August Macke, Louis Moilliet. Ed. Zentrum Paul Klee. Exh. cat., Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern. Ostfildern, 2014, pp. 90, 326, no. 131, ill. p. 93 (color).
Artist: Paul Klee (German (born Switzerland), Münchenbuchsee 1879–1940 Muralto-Locarno)Date: 1920Medium: Gouache and traces of ink on three sheets of paper mounted on paper mounted on cardboardAccession: 1987.455.2On view in:Not on view