Sale: 522 / Modern Art II, Dec. 11. 2021 in Munich Lot 415

 

415
Wassily Kandinsky
Kleine Welten V, 1922.
Lithograph in colors
Estimate:
€ 5,000 - 7,000

 
$ 5,800 - 8,120

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Kleine Welten V. 1922.
Lithograph in colors.
Roethel 168. Signed. Monogrammed in teh stone. From an edition of 200 copies on this type of paper. On wove paper. 27.5 x 23.4 cm (10.8 x 9.2 in). Sheet: 35,5 x 27,5 cm (13,9 x 10,9 in).
The sheet announced as color woodcut in the portfolio was actually realized as a color lithograph, cf. Roethel, p. 452, note. 14.
Sheet 5 from the famous series "Kandinsky. Kleine Welten" comprising a total of 12 sheets. Published by Propyläen Verlag, Berlin. [EH].
• "Well, the whole execution is one-off" (W.Kandinsky to Galka Scheyer on May 4, 1932 after Roethel, p.452)
• Made during Kandinsky's time at the Bauhaus in Weimar
• Other sheets from this edition are in possession of the Metropolitan Museum, New York, the Museum of Occidental Art, Tokyo and the Kongelige Kobberstiksamling, Copenhagen
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PROVENANCE: Private collection Southern Germany.
Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from the above in 1977).

LITERATURE: Wolfgang Ketterer, November 28, 1977 A 24 lot 1028 with illu.

Called up: December 11, 2021 - ca. 17.20 h +/- 20 min.




 

Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Wassily Kandinsky "Kleine Welten V"
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Differential taxation:
Hammer price up to 500,000 €: herefrom 32 % premium.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 500,000 € is subject to a premium of 27 % and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 500,000 €.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 2,500,000 € is subject to a premium of 22 % and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 2,500,000 €.
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Regular taxation:
Hammer price up to 500,000 €: herefrom 25 % premium.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 500,000 € is subject to a premium of 20% and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 500,000 €.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 2,500,000 € is subject to a premium of 15% and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 2,500,000 €.
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Resale right apportionment:
In accordance with §26 of German Copyright Act, a droit de suite charge of 2.4% including VAT is levied for original artworks and photographs for the compensation of the statutory right of resale.