Sale: 512 / Modern Art II, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 412

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Weiblicher Kopf, 1914.
Blue Chalk drawing
€ 14,000 - 18,000

$ 16,380 - 21,060

Lot description
Weiblicher Kopf. 1914.
Blue Chalk drawing.
Verso with estate stamp (Lugt 1570b) and the hand-written number "FS Be/Ba 6". On firm creme wove paper. 47 x 44.3 cm (18.5 x 17.4 in), size of sheet. [CH].

• From the artist's estate.
• Dynamic-expressive figure study from Kirchner's best creative period.
• The portrayed person probably is Gerda Schilling, the sister of Kirchner's long-time partner Erna Schilling

The work is registered at the Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Archive, Wichtrach/Bern.

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
(Davos 1938, Kunstmuseum Basel 1946).
Stuttgarter Kunstkabinett Roman Norbert Ketterer, Stuttgart (1954)
Galerie Nierendorf Berlin (December 1966).
Galerie Arnoldi-Livie, Munich.
Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from aforementioned).
Ever since family-owned.

Called up: December 12, 2020 - ca. 17.27 h +/- 20 min.


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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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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.