Sale: 496 / Evening Sale, Dec. 06. 2019 in Munich Lot 106

Gabriele Münter
Moor im Herbst (Berglandschaft mit Nebelstreif), 1944.
€ 150,000 - 250,000

$ 165,000 - 275,000

Lot description
Moor im Herbst (Berglandschaft mit Nebelstreif). 1944.
Oil on canvas.
Signed and dated in lower right. Verso of the canvas with the estate stamp (partly covered by the stretcher), here also with an adhesive label with a partly stamped number "L. 669" (covered by the stretcher). 38 x 46 cm (14.9 x 18.1 in).
The work is recorded in Gabriele Münter's workbook together with a respective sketch.
- Atmospheric view of the 'Blaue Land' (Blue Country).
- For the first time offered on the international auction market.
- Homogenous, bold (fauvist) color palette.
Accompanied by a written confirmation issued by the Gabriele Münter- and Johannes Eichner-Foundation, Munich, from September 3, 1999 (in copy).

PROVENANCE: From the artis's estate.
Galerie Gunzenhauser (1999)
Private collection Bavaria (acquired from aforementioned).

"We had wonderful days. There was so much beauty, even in fog - today was inimitable. [.] From my window I saw single trees on the slopes near Kochel and I could hardly take my eyes off them. [.] The eclipsed mountains ao dark - and everything so clear in sunshine."
Gabriele Münter, quote after: Annegret Hiberg, Wassily Kandinsky and Gabriele Münter, München et al, 1994, p. 74.

Called up: December 6, 2019 - ca. 17.12 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Gabriele Münter "Moor im Herbst (Berglandschaft mit Nebelstreif)"
This lot can be purchased subject to differential or regular taxation.

Differential taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 32 % buyer's premium
Hammer prices above € 500,000: for the share up to € 500,000: 32%, for the share above € 500,000: 27% buyer's premium
The buyer's premium contains VAT, however, it is not shown.

Regular taxation:
Hammer prices up to € 500,000: 25 % buyer's premium plus statutory sales tax Hammer prices above € 500,000: for the share up to € 500,000: 25%, for the share above € 500.000: 20% buyer's premium, each plus statutory sales tax

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Resale right apportionment:
Objects made by artists who have not died at least 70 years ago are subject to a resale right apportionment of 1.5% plus statutory sales tax.