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Sale: 447 / Modern Art II, June 08. 2017 in Munich Lot 131

Lot description
Holland Field. 1960/70.
Oil on panel mounted on stretcher.
Lower left signed "MAREVNA". Verso signed "MAREVNA" and titled. 60.5 x 109 cm (23.8 x 42.9 in).

PROVENANCE: Collection Marika Rivera Phillips, London (artist's daughter)
Sotheby's, London, 19 March 1997, lot 374.
Private collection Switzerland.

Called up: June 8, 2017 - ca. 17.10 h +/- 20 min.

Marie Vorobieff, whose artist name was Marevna, was born in Russia in 1892 and came in touch with the Parisian avant-garde scene in 1912. Marika Rivera Pillips, the previous owner of the painting, is the daughter of the artist and Diego Rivera. After she got divorced from the Cubist Diego Riviera she lived at Athelhampton House, where a whole wing is still dedicated to the artist as a museum. She lived in England up until her death.
Works from the long undiscovered artist are in possession of, among others, the Guggenheim Museum, New York. A first solo show was organized by the Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow in 2004. [EH/ST]

Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment
This lot can be subjected to differential taxation plus a 7% import tax levy (saving approx. 5 % compared to regular taxation) or regular taxation.

Differential taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 32 % buyer's premium
Hammer prices above € 500,000: for the share up to € 500,000: 32%, for the share above € 500,000: 27% buyer's premium
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Regular taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 25 % buyer's premium plus statutory sales tax Hammer prices above € 500,000: for the share up to € 500,000: 25%, for the share above € 500.000: 20% buyer's premium, each plus statutory sales tax

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Resale right apportionment:
Objects made by artists who have not died at least 70 years ago are subject to a resale right apportionment of 1.5% plus statutory sales tax.
(d. i. Marie Vorobieff) Marevna
Holland Field, 1960/70.
Oil on panel
€ 6,000 - 8,000

$ 6,600 - 8,800


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