Sale: 528 / Modern Art, June 11. 2022 in Munich Lot 468

 

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Pablo Picasso
Avant la Pique II, 1959.
Linocut in colors
Estimate:
€ 15,000 - 20,000

 
$ 17,400 - 23,200

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Avant la Pique II. 1959.
Linocut in colors.
Baer 1224 II B a (of b). Bloch 941. Signed and numbered. From an edition of 50 copies. On firm Arches wove paper (with watermark). 53.8 x 66.6 cm (21.1 x 26.2 in). Sheet: 62,1 x 75,3 cm (24,4 x 29,6 in).
Printed by Arnéra. Published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris 1960. [AM].
• Particularly dynamic motif, subtly worked out of the silhouette.
• Striking example of Picasso's excellent feel for the combination of dynamics and narration.
• In the late 1950s Picasso discovered the linocut and attained an entirely new imagery through the formal conception of his works
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PROVENANCE: Galerie Michael Hertz, Bremen.
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia (until 2013).
Private collection (since 2013, inherited from the above).

Called up: June 11, 2022 - ca. 18.32 h +/- 20 min.




 

Buyer's premium and taxation for Pablo Picasso "Avant la Pique II"
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 €.
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