Sale: 522 / Modern Art II, Dec. 10. 2021 in Munich Lot 121001729

Erich Heckel
Rhönlandschaft, 1934.
Watercolor and color chalks
€ 7,000 - 9,000

$ 8,400 - 10,800

Lot description
Rhönlandschaft. 1934.
Watercolor and color chalks.
Signed, dated and titled in bottom right. On slightly structured wove paper. 55.7 x 69 cm (21.9 x 27.1 in), the full sheet.
With some annotations on colors and material by the artist. [CH].
• From the artist's estate.
• Privately-owned for almost 40 years.
• As of the late 1920s, Heckel put increasing focus on landscape depictions, both in Germany and on journeys through Europe.
• Around 1934 the artist made a few watercolors and oil paintings of the hilly landscpae of the Rhön mountains which are quite distinct from his expressionist creation. This work offered here is part of this group of works

The work is registered at the Erich Heckel Estate, Hemmenhofen on Lake Constance. We are grateful to Mrs Renate Ebner and Mr Hans Geissler for the kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Artist's estate.
Galerie Rosenbach, Hanover (acquired from the above in 1984).
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia (acquired from the above in 1984).
Ever since family-owned.


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Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Erich Heckel "Rhönlandschaft"
This lot can be subjected to differential taxation plus a 7% import tax levy (saving approx. 5 % compared to regular taxation) 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.