Sale: 524 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, Dec. 10. 2021 in Munich Lot 15

 

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Adolf Luther
Ohne Titel, 1969.
3 round concave mirrors on mirro surface. In ob...
Estimate:
€ 18,000 - 24,000

 
$ 20,880 - 27,840

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Ohne Titel. 1969.
3 round concave mirrors on mirro surface. In object box.
Three times signed and dated on the reverse. 39.5 x 118.6 cm (15.5 x 46.6 in).
[AM].
• Effectful work from the "ZERO" protagonist.
• Adolf Luther's works are instruments for a new perception of light.
• Very early example of the concave mirrors, which Luther made as of the mid 1960s
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PROVENANCE: Private collection Northern Germany.

"The light energy scudding through space conveyy images. [..] I see light as a transoptical substance of infinite symbolic content."
Quoted after: M. Broska, Adolf Luther, Kritisches Lexikon der Gegenwartskunst, p. 7.

Called up: December 10, 2021 - ca. 14.48 h +/- 20 min.




 

Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Adolf Luther "Ohne Titel"
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.