A Room Full of Klee

(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 thoughts on “A Room Full of Klee

  1. 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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