Sale: 500 / Evening Sale, July 17. 2020 in Munich Lot 264

Gabriele Münter
Tauwetter im Dorf (Murnau), 1948.
Oil on board
€ 80,000 - 120,000

$ 91,200 - 136,800

Lot description
Tauwetter im Dorf (Murnau). 1948.
Oil on board.
Signed and dated in lower left. Verso signed, dated and titled as well as with the estate stamp, and an adhesive label with the partly stamped number "L 207". 33 x 45 cm (12.9 x 17.7 in).

• Colorful and harmonious version of the motif first rendered in 1911.
• A motif of crucial significance for Gabriele Münter after her return to Murnau.
• Document of her heartfelt bond with rediscovered Upper Bavarian place of ease

Accompanied by a written confirmation issued by the Gabriele Münter- and Johannes Eichner-Foundation on May 2, 2016. The work will be included into the catalog raisonné of paintings by Gabriele Münter (in copy).

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate (verso with the stamp).
Private collection Hanover.
Corporate collection of Frankonia insurance company, Munich.
Private collection Great Britain.

EXHIBITION: Gabriele Münter. Werke aus 5 Jahrzehnten, Munich, Central-Collecting-Point, May 1952, no. 57.
Jawlensky, Münter, Kandinsky und der Blaue Reiter, Galerie Gunzenhauser, Munich April 12 - May 31, 1988, no. 27 with color illu.
Gabriele Münter 1877 - 1962. Retrospektive, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich 1992, cat. no. 236 (ex. cat with color illu.).
Gabriele Münter malt Murnau. Gemälde 1908-1960 der Künstlerin des "Blauen Reiters", Schloßmuseum Murnau und August-Macke-Haus, Bonn 1996-97, ex. cat. with illu. on pp. 66f.

LITERATURE: Villa Grisebach, Berlin, 105th auction, November 30, 2002, lot 257.

Called up: July 17, 2020 - ca. 18.52 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Gabriele Münter "Tauwetter im Dorf (Murnau)"
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:
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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 2.4% including statutory sales tax.