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A Room Full of Klee

September 15, 2011

(Left) Paul Klee, Printed Sheet with Picture, 1937. Oil on canvas, 23 5/8 x 22 1/4 inches. Acquired 1948. (Center) Paul Klee, The Way to the Citadel, 1937. Oil on canvas mounted on cardboard, 26 3/8 x 22 3/8 inches. Acquired 1940. (Right) Paul Klee, Arrival of the Jugglers, 1926. Oil on incised putty on cardboard mounted on cardboard, 6 7/8 x 10 3/4 inches. Acquired 1939.

Duncan Phillips’s Klee Room has been re-created in this upstairs gallery of the original Phillips house. Here’s a glimpse of three of the nine works by Paul Klee, on view now through December 31, in honor of the museum’s 90th anniversary.

3 Comments leave one →
  1. Grace Paine Terzian permalink
    September 15, 2011 9:56 pm

    One of the great delights of the Phillips Collection is its superb collection of Paul Klee paintings. I’ll have to check this out! Thanks for blogging on this.

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