Bildnis in der Laube  1930  Watercolour and gouache on paper, on cardboard  31 cm × 24.3 cm (57.5 cm × 46.4 cm), 12.2 × 9.6 in. (22.6 × 18.3 in.)  Signed upper left 'Klee'  Inscribed on the cardboard left below '1930. 7.' – below right 'Bildnis in der Laube' - below left with pencil 'VIII'  PROVENANCE  Alfred Flechtheim, Dusseldorf (until 1931)  Daniel Henry Kahnweiler, Paris,  The Mayor Gallery, London (until 1935)  Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London (1966)  Saidenberg Gallery, Inc., New York (since 1969)  Gallery Athénée AG, Triesenberg  Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., New York (1989)  Christie's, New York, 5 May 2010, lot 229  Private collection, Europe    EXHIBITED  Düsseldorf, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen in Zusammenarbeit mit Alfred Flechtheim, Paul Klee, 14 June - 6 July 1931, no. 222  London, The Mayor Gallery, Paul Klee, June 1935, no. 5.  London, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., Painters of the Bauhaus, March - April 1962, no. 136 (illustrated)  London, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., Paul Klee, June - July 1966, no. 37 (illustrated)  New York, Saidenberg Gallery, Paul Klee: A Retrospective Exhibition, 14 October - 29 November 1969, no. 34 (illustrated)    PUBLISHED  Paul Klee Foundation and the Kunstmuseum Bern (eds.), Paul Klee, Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 5: 1927-1930, Bern 2001, p. 414, no. 5123 (illustrated)  Boris Friedewald, Paul Klee, Life and Work, New York 2011, p. 146 (illustrated in colour)
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