Sale: 530 / Evening Sale / The Hermann Gerlinger Collection, June 10. 2022 in Munich Lot 78

 

78
Konrad Lueg
Fußballer, 1964.
Casein on canvas
Estimate:
€ 180,000 - 300,000

 
$ 208,800 - 348,000

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Fußballer. 1964.
Casein on canvas.
Signed and dated on the reverse. 145 x 100 cm (57 x 39.3 in). [EH/JK].

• For the first time offered on the international auction market.
• Paintings by Konrad Lueg are extremely rare on the art market.
• This "Signature Piece" was part of the pioneering 1967 show "Figurationen" at the 'Kunstgebäude am Schloßplatz' in Stuttgart.
• As Konrad Fischer, Konrad Lueg was one of the most important and most influential gallerists of the 1970s and 80es.
• For many years part of the Collection Gustav A. and Stella Baum, Wuppertal.
• A multi-part football player picture by Konrad Lueg is in the Städelmuseum Frankfurt
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PROVENANCE:
Collection Gustav A. and Stella Baum, Wuppertal (acquired directly from the artist through Galerie Parnass in 1964)
Private collection Germany (inherited from the above).
Private collection Germany (acquired from the above).

EXHIBITION:
Neue Realisten. Konrad Lueg, Sigmar Polke, Gerd Richter, Galerie Parnass, Wuppertal, November 20 - December 30, 1964.
Figurationen, Württembergischer Kunstverein Kunstgebäude am Schloßplatz, Stuttgart, July 29 - September 10, 1967. Cat. no. 99 (with a label on the stretcher)
Aufbrüche: Manifeste, Manifestationen: Positionen in der bildenden Kunst zu Beginn der 60er Jahre in Berlin, Düsseldorf and München, Städtische Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, October 12 - November 25, 1984, cat. no. p. 105
Ich nenne mich als Maler Konrad Lueg, PS 1 Contemporary Art Center Long Island City, New York / Kunsthalle Bielefeld / Stedelijk Museum voor actuele Kunst Gent, September 12, 1999 - April 2, 2000, cat. no. 35. (with a label on the stretcher).
Faszination Fussball. Museum Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern, May 6 - September 9, 2006.
Privat. Wuppertaler Sammler der Gegenwart im Von-der-Heydt-Museum, Von-der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, March 8 - May 24, 2009
On permanent loan at Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal until 2020.

LITERATURE:
Günter Herzog, Ganz am Anfang / How it all began. Richter, Polke, Lueg & Kuttner, in: Sediment. Mitteilungen zur Geschichte des Kunsthandels, issue 7, 2004 pp. 18 ff. and 85.
Ann-Katrin Günzel, Privat. Wuppertaler Sammler der Gegenwart, in: Kunstforum vol. 179, pp. 348ff.

Called up: June 10, 2022 - ca. 19.34 h +/- 20 min.




 

Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right compensation for Konrad Lueg "Fußballer"
This lot can be purchased subject to differential or regular taxation, artist‘s resale right compensation is due.

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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Calculation of artist‘s resale right compensation:
For works by artists who passed away less than 70 years ago, a artist‘s resale right compensation is levied in accordance with Section 26 UrhG:
4 % of hammer price from 400.00 euros up to 50,000 euros,
another 3 % of the hammer price from 50,000.01 to 200,000 euros,
another 1 % for the part of the sales proceeds from 200,000.01 to 350,000 euros,
another 0.5 % for the part of the sale proceeds from 350,000.01 to 500,000 euros and
another 0.25 % of the hammer price over 500,000 euros.
The maximum total of the resale right fee is EUR 12,500.

The artist‘s resale right compensation is VAT-exempt.