Monday, June 29, 2020

Paul Klee – Master of anticipation

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Invention Nr6: Zwei Männer,
einander in höherer Stellung vermutend,
begegnen sich,
1903, Radierung, Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern
Encounter of two gentlemen
both reckoning to be in a superior position.
Obviously, Paul Klee who died today 80 years ago, anticipated already in 1903 what kind of a self-proclaimed "master race" in 1937 would initiate a Degenerated Art Exhibition

Paul Klee (18 December 1879 – 29 Juni 1940)

Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern


  1. Thoughts are provoked (by the image and the link).

    1. That's what it does with me.
      And what thoughts came into your mind?

    2. Ach, too unformed and vague to be said. Sometimes I do manage reticence, although not often.