Lot 291 of 426:
Paul Klee's Notebooks, Vols. I & II  

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Notebooks. Volume 1: The Thinking Eye; Volume 2:The Nature of Nature
Klee, Paul
London; New York
Lund Humphries; George Wittenborn
1978; 1973

2 volumes. Comprising:

  • Notebooks: Volume 1; The Thinking Eye. Lund Humphries, 1978. Cloth, jacket. Reprint.
  • Notebooks: Volume 2; The Nature of Nature. George Wittenborn, 1973. First US Edition. 

Paul Klee Notebooks is a two-volume work by Paul Klee that collects his lectures at the Bauhaus schools in 1920s Germany and his other main essays on modern art. These works are considered so important for understanding modern art that they are compared to the importance that Leonardo's A Treatise on Painting had for Renaissance.

Lot Amendments
Light wear to jacket of Vol. I; some dampstaining to volume's fore-edge; very good in about near fine jacket. Vol. II with chips and tears to jacket; volume lightly worn with faint inkmarks at foot; about near fine in very good jacket.
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