Provenance Research

Paul Klee (Swiss, 1879-1940)
The Kettledrum Organ (Die Paukenorgel), 1930
Oil on paper board
R. T. Miller, Jr. Fund, 1944
AMAM 1944.21

Provenance:
Purchased by the Anhaltische Gemäldegalerie, Dessau, in February 1931, for 2000 RM

Confiscated by the National Socialists, 1937 (inv. 10922)

Purchased by Karl Buchholz in Berlin, 18 February 1939, for $120

With Buchholz Galleries, New York, from whom purchased in 1944.