Sale: 487 / Modern Art II, June 08. 2019 in Munich Lot 868

Gerhard Marcks
Christuskopf, 1956.
Post auction sale: € 11,000 / $ 12,430
Lot description
Christuskopf. 1956.
Bronze with dark brown patina on wooden base.
Rudloff 645a. Verso of the neck with the artist's signature, the inscription "X" and the foundry mark "Guss Barth Berlin". One of two casts. Height including base: 47.5 cm (18.7 in). Height without base: 33 cm ( 12,9 in).
The "Christuskopf" is a part of work "Großes Kruzifix" (Rudloff 645) from the same year. [CE].
Only copy offered on the art market, the other one is in possession of the Gerhard-Marcks Foundation.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Bavaria.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Gerhard Marcks "Christuskopf"
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Differential taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 32 % buyer's premium
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