Sale: 519 / Post War / Cont. Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 121000510

Horst Antes
Kopf, 1972.
€ 14,000 - 18,000

$ 16,380 - 21,060

Lot description
Kopf. 1972.
Signed in upper right. On firm wove paper by C. M. Fabriano (with the watermark). 99 x 69 cm (38.9 x 27.1 in), the full sheet. [CH].

• Large-size work in a painting-like appearance and in particularly strong colors.
• An expression of the artist's unmistakable pictorial language.
• In the 1960s Horst Antes began to develop his characteristic figure of the "Kopffüßler" (Head Footer) which the led to the artist's work group of the reduced Head.
• Up until today the artist uses the oversized heads to address the intellectual potential of man

PROVENANCE: Galerie Thomas, Munich.
Private collection Baden-Württemberg (acquired from aforementioned).

LITERATURE: Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, 717th auction, Contemporary Art, June 9, 1995, lot 691 (with full-page illu.).


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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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Regular taxation:
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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.