Sale: 522 / Modern Art II, Dec. 11. 2021 in Munich Lot 432

 

432
Moriz Melzer
Fröhlicher Sommer (Sommerspiele), Um 1911.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 20,000 - 30,000

 
$ 23,200 - 34,800

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Fröhlicher Sommer (Sommerspiele). Um 1911.
Oil on canvas.
Bottom left signed. 106 x 161 cm (41.7 x 63.3 in).

• For the first time offered on the auction market.
• Part of the same private collection for more than twenty years.
• Consistent provenance.
• The year this work was made Moriz Melzer participated in , among others, several exhibitions of the Berliner Neue Secession and the Sonderbund exhibition in Cologne.
• His works are part of, among others, the collection of the Albertina in Vienna, the Nationalgalerie and the Berlinischen Galerie, Berlin, the Museum Neues Weimar and the Kunstmuseum Lucerne
.

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
Galerie Berinson, Berlin (acquired from the above).
Private collection Berlin (acquired from the above in 2000).

EXHIBITION: Galerie Commeter, Hamburg 1914, no. 303 (with the hand-inscribed gallery label on the reverse.
Moriz Melzer. Streben nach reiner Kunst (1907-1927), Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie, Regensburg, December 16, 2007 - March 2, 2008, cat. no. 13 (with full-page color illu. on p. 63).
Zeitenwende. Von der Berliner Secession zur Novembergruppe, Bröhan-Museum, Landesmuseum für Jugendstil, Art Deco und Funktionalismus, Berlin, November 19, 2015 - April 3, 2016, cat. no. 79 (with color illu.).

"What I strive for / A pure art / The composed picture."
Moriz Melzer, 1914 (quoted from: Ex. cat. Moriz Melzer. Streben nach reiner Kunst.

Called up: December 11, 2021 - ca. 17.42 h +/- 20 min.




 

Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Moriz Melzer "Fröhlicher Sommer (Sommerspiele)"
This lot can be purchased subject to differential or regular taxation.

Differential taxation:
Hammer price up to 500,000 €: herefrom 32 % premium.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 500,000 € is subject to a premium of 27 % and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 500,000 €.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 2,500,000 € is subject to a premium of 22 % and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 2,500,000 €.
The buyer's premium contains VAT, however, it is not shown.

Regular taxation:
Hammer price up to 500,000 €: herefrom 25 % premium.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 500,000 € is subject to a premium of 20% and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 500,000 €.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 2,500,000 € is subject to a premium of 15% and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 2,500,000 €.
The statutory VAT of currently 19 % is levied to the sum of hammer price and premium. As an exception, the reduced VAT of 7 % is added for printed books.

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Resale right apportionment:
In accordance with §26 of German Copyright Act, a droit de suite charge of 2.4% including VAT is levied for original artworks and photographs for the compensation of the statutory right of resale.