Sale: 494 / Modern Art, Dec. 07. 2019 in Munich Lot 449

Gabriele Münter
Clematis, 1947.
Oil on cardboard
€ 40,000 - 60,000

$ 44,000 - 66,000

Lot description
Clematis. 1947.
Oil on cardboard.
Lower left signed. Verso of board "Clematis a" presuambly by the hand of the artist, as well as inscribed with the work number "6/47. 46 x 37.5 cm (18.1 x 14.7 in).
Verso of the cardboard with an affixed piece of paper inscribed by the hand of the previous owner (transl.): "In late October 1954 my longtime patient Gabriele Münter (* 19.II.1877) gave me this picture. I will never forget the moment the old lady signed the picture right in front of our eyes.".
Present from the artist to her optometrist
In possession of the family for 70 years
Accompanied by a written confirmation from the Gabriele Münter- and Johannes Eichner-Foundation, Munich, from 8 December, 2017. The work is mentioned in the artist's workbook with the number 6 and the title 'Clematis a'.

PROVENANCE: Present from the artist to the previous owner (with his respective note on verso)
Private collection Southern Germany (since in family ownership).

Called up: December 7, 2019 - ca. 17.19 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Gabriele Münter "Clematis"
This lot can be purchased subject to differential 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
The buyer's premium contains VAT, however, it is not shown.

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.