Sale: 553 / Contemporary Day Sale, June 07. 2024 in Munich Lot 208

 

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Bernd Koberling
Vogelbaum, 1983.
Synthetic resin on jute
Post auction sale: € 12,000 / $ 12,960
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Vogelbaum. 1983.
Synthetic resin on jute.
Signed and dated on the reverse. 270 x 210 cm (106.2 x 82.6 in). [AW].

• Monumental work from the “Man and Beast” series.
• Bernd Koberling is an important pioneer of the “Neue Wilde”.
• As a key representative of neo-expressionist painting, Koberling's works were shown in acclaimed exhibitions at the Royal Academy in London (1981) and the Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin (1982).
• The artist's works are part of renowned international collections like the Sprengel Museum, Hanover, the ARoS Art Museum, Aarhus, the Hamburger Kunsthalle and the Vancouver Art Gallery
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Listed on the artist's official homepage.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Crone, Hamburg.
Onnasch, Berlin (acquired from the above in 1983; with the label on reverse).

EXHIBITION: Bernd Koberling, Galerie Ascan Crone, Hamburg, May 20-June 18, 1983, p. 15.
Galerie Origen y visión, Centre Cultural de la Caixa de Pensions, Barcelona, April 5 - May 6, 1984; Palacio Vélazquez, Madrid, May 21 - July 29, 1984, p. 115.
Die wiedergefundene Metropole. Neue Malerei in Berlin, Société des Expositions du Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, September 21 - November 4, 1984; Cultural Department of Bayer AG, Leverkusen, November 18 - December 16, 1984.
Der unverbrauchte Blick. Kunst unserer Zeit in Berliner Sicht. Eine Ausstellung aus Privatsammlungen in Berlin, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, January 29 - April 5, 1987 (verso of the stretcher with an exhibition label).
Bernd Koberling, Kunstsammlung Nordhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, April 27 - June 16 1991; The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, June 26 - September 15 1991, cat. no. 39 (verso of the stretcher with an exhibition label).
Bernd Koberling, El Sourdog Hex, Berlin, September 10 - October 27, 2007.

LITERATURE: Bernhard Kerber, Rainer Borgemeister, Bestände Onnasch, Berlin/Bremen 1992, p. 257.
El Sourdog Hex (ed.), Nineteen Artists, Berlin 2010, p. 60 (illu.).




208
Bernd Koberling
Vogelbaum, 1983.
Synthetic resin on jute
Post auction sale: € 12,000 / $ 12,960
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Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right compensation for Bernd Koberling "Vogelbaum"
This lot can only be purchased subject to regular taxation, artist‘s resale right compensation is due.

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.

Calculation of artist‘s resale right compensation:
For works by living artists, or by artists who died 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.