Sale: 484 / Art of the 19th Century, May 24. 2019 in Munich Lot 76

Alexander Koester
Porträt einer Tante des Malers, 1897.
Oil on canvas
Post auction sale: € 1,700 / $ 1,921
Lot description
Porträt einer Tante des Malers. 1897.
Oil on canvas.
Stein 129. Signed and dated "MDCCCXCVII" in upper right. 70 x 70 cm (27.5 x 27.5 in). Frame: 97,8 x 93 cm ( 38,5 x 36,6 in).
In original artist frame. [FS].

PROVENANCE: Collection Otto Hollmann, Bergneustadt (acquired directly from the aforementioned).
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia (inherited by present owner from the aforementioned).


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Alexander Koester "Porträt einer Tante des Malers"
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Differential taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 32 % buyer's premium
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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.