Graham Hunter Gallery

81 Baker Street, London

Paul KleeE

(1879 - 1940) German. Expressionism / Bauhaus / Surrealism



Paul Klee was a painter born in Münchenbuchsee, Switzerland, and is considered to be a German-Swiss. His highly individual style was influenced by movements in art that included expressionism, cubism, and surrealism. He was also a student of orientalism. Klee was a natural draftsman who experimented with and eventually got deep into color theory, writing about it extensively; his lectures Writings on Form and Design Theory (Schriften zur Form und Gestaltungslehre), published in English as the Paul Klee Notebooks, are held to be as important for modern art as Leonardo da Vinci's A Treatise on Painting for the Renaissance. He and his colleague, the Russian painter Wassily Kandinsky, both taught at the German Bauhaus school of art, design and architecture. His works reflect his dry humour and his sometimes childlike perspective, his personal moods and beliefs, and also his musicality.


The gallery maintains a turning stock of quality lithographs, artists posters and prints along with drawings, original paintings and sculpture.

 

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81 Baker Street
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W1U 6RQ

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Mon-Fri 9.30 - 6.00
Sat 10.00 - 5.00
Sun 11.00 - 4.00

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