Lyonel Feininger

(1871 - New York - 1956)

Segelschiff (Geburtstagsgruß an Paul Klee)

India ink drawing and watercolor on handmade paper
7,8 × 15,5 cm (3,1 × 6,1 in)
Watercolor as header of a handwritten letter to fellow painter Paul Klee on his 55th birthday on December 18, 1934.
Berlin = Siemensstadt
Lenther = Steig 21
Dec 17, 1934
Dear Klee!
We send you our heartiest birthday wishes. May you enjoy good health and good work and as much
joyful optimism as possible!
We often think of you both!
Yours sincerely,
Your faithful Papileo,
together with Frau Julia