Sale: 514 / Evening Sale, Dec. 11. 2020 in Munich Lot 200

Fritz Winter
Triebkräfte der Erde, 1944.
Oil on paper
€ 80,000 - 100,000

$ 93,600 - 117,000

Lot description
Triebkräfte der Erde. 1944.
Oil on paper.
Lohberg 766. Signed and dated in lower left. 58.7 x 47 cm (23.1 x 18.5 in), the full sheet.

• The series "Triebkräfte der Erde" (Driving Forces of the Earth) is one of the artist's most sought-after work series.
• The work has everything that is relevant for Winter's art: the creation of form and surface as well as the primal force of nature.
• The composition documents the hidden growth of abstraction

PROVENANCE: Private collection Hanover.
Galerie Gunzenhauser, Munich.
Collection Deutsche Bank AG, Frankfurt a. M. (acquired directly from aforementnioned).

EXHIBITION: Moderne Kunst aus Privatbesitz in Hannover, Kunstverein Hanover, 1969, cat. no. 211.

"Where do we find the truly creative that has not been borne from immeasurable depth and infinite vastness? It is only the image of such depth and vastness that reveals the world to us."
Fritz Winter, quote after Werner Haftmann, Fritz Winter, 1951, p. 16.

Called up: December 11, 2020 - ca. 17.00 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Fritz Winter "Triebkräfte der Erde"
This lot can only be purchased subject to regular taxation.

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

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% plus statutory sales tax.