Sale: 508 / Art of the 19th Century, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 353

 
353
Franz von Stuck
Amazone, 1897.
Bronze with black-brown patina
Estimate:
€ 15,000 - 20,000

 
$ 17,550 - 23,400

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Lot description
Amazone. 1897 Cast before 1906 (Stuck was ennobled in 1906).
Bronze with black-brown patina.
Inscribed "Franz Stuck" on verso of the plinth. Total height and width 64.4 x 48.5 cm (25.3 x 19 in). Base 34 x 17,3 cm (13,4 x 6,8 in).
Cast by Cosmas Leyrer, Munich (rear upper edge of base with the foundry mark).
• Early cast of Stuck's most popular and most successful sculpture
• Model for Stuck's only large bronze "Speerschleudernde Amazone" from 1913/14, mounted in front of Villa Stuck in 1936
• Early acquisitions of this bronze were made by, among others, the Dresden State Art Collections (1898), the Kunsthaus Zürich (1899), the Bavarian State Painting Collections (1904) and the Städel Museum Frankfurt (1914)
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PROVENANCE: Private collection Baden-Württemberg.

EXHIBITION: Internationale Kunst-Ausstellung des Vereins bildender Künstler Münchens, Secession, April-September 1898, no. 396 (different copy).

Called up: December 12, 2020 - ca. 16.23 h +/- 20 min.

 


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Franz von Stuck "Amazone"
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 2.4% including statutory sales tax.