Sale: 553 / Contemporary Day Sale, June 07. 2024 in Munich Lot 154

 

154
Raimund Girke
Warmes Farbfeld, 1985.
Oil on canvas
Post auction sale: € 30,000 / $ 31,500
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Warmes Farbfeld. 1985.
Oil on canvas.
Signed, dated, titled and inscribed "Köln" on the folded canvas, as well as inscribed with a direction arrow on the stretcher. 202 x 220 cm (79.5 x 86.6 in). [AW].

• Large work typical of the 1980s and 1990s.
• Through rhythmic structure and nuance, Girke created a fascinating illusion of three-dimensionality and motion.
• The radical nature of Girke's artistic work is based on the rejection of motifs and the consistent development of his painting as a visual experience.
• In 2022, the MKM Museum Kuppersmühle, Duisburg, honored Girke's oeuvre with a major retrospective titled "Raimund Girke. Klang der Stille"
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PROVENANCE: Private collection.
Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from the above in 2005).

EXHIBITION: Positionen. Malerei aus der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Neue Berliner Galerie im Alten Museum, October 30 - November 30, 1986; Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Albertinum, December 9, 1986 - January 12, 1987; Sprengel Museum Hanover, January 25 - March 8, 1987.

LITERATURE: Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, auction 881, December 2, 2005, lot 183 (color illu. on p. 121).




 

Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right compensation for Raimund Girke "Warmes Farbfeld"
This lot can be purchased subject to differential or regular taxation, artist‘s resale right compensation is due.

Differential taxation:
Hammer price up to 800,000 €: herefrom 32 % premium.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 800,000 € is subject to a premium of 27 % and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 800,000 €.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 4,000,000 € is subject to a premium of 22 % and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 4,000,000 €.
The buyer's premium contains VAT, however, it is not shown.

Regular taxation:
Hammer price up to 800,000 €: herefrom 27 % premium.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 800,000 € is subject to a premium of 21% and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 800,000 €.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 4,000,000 € is subject to a premium of 15% and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 4,000,000 €.
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:
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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.