Sale: 518 / Art of the 19th Century, June 17. 2021 in Munich Lot 121000072

 
121000072
Edward Theodore Compton
Großglockner von der Prager Hütte aus, früh, 1890.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 20,000 - 30,000

 
$ 23,400 - 35,100

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Lot description
Großglockner von der Prager Hütte aus, früh. 1890.
Oil on canvas.
Index Operum No. 690. Signed and dated in lower left. Verso on the stretcher with an old label, numbered and titled by the artist. 80 x 116 cm (31.4 x 45.6 in).

• Compton climbed the Grossglockner four times, a last time in 1919 at the age of 70.
• The highest and most prominnet peak of the Eastern Alps ís a recurring motif in Compton's creation.
• Formerly part of the collection of prof. Hermann Credners, renowned German geologist at the end of the 19th century
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We are grateful to Mrs Sibylle Brandes, Tutzing, for her kind expert advice.

PROVENANCE: Collection Prof. Dr. Hermann Credner (1841-1913), Leipzig (acquired in 1890).
Private collection Southern Germany (family-owned since ca. 1927).

EXHIBITION: Leipzig 1890.
100 Year Anniversary of the 'Deutscher Alpenverein, Völkerkundemuseum, Munich, 1969.

121000072
Edward Theodore Compton
Großglockner von der Prager Hütte aus, früh, 1890.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 20,000 - 30,000

 
$ 23,400 - 35,100

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Differential taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 32 % 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.