Sale: 496 / Evening Sale, Dec. 06. 2019 in Munich Lot 132

Günther Uecker
Bewegtes Feld, 1983.
€ 140,000 - 180,000

$ 154,000 - 198,000

Lot description
Bewegtes Feld. 1983.
Nails and white paint on canvas, on panel.
Verso signed, dated, titled, inscribed and with a direction arrow. 40 x 40 x 9 cm (15.7 x 15.7 x 3.5 in).

- Particularly harmonious example of the moved nail fields.
- In private possession for 35 years.
- The rhythmically arranged nails fully cover and expand the image carrier
The work is registered at the Uecker archive under the number GU.83.013 and has been earmarked for inlcusion into the forthcoming catalog raisonné.

PROVENANCE: Erker Galerie, St. Gallen.
Private collection Baden-Württemberg (acquired directly from aforementioned).

"The nail fields, which the artist continues to make, appear a lot more dynamic and more eventful than ealier ones. […] These moved fields are made of heavier materials while the appear with a much lighter aesthetic and count among the most virtuoso accomplishments that Uecker attained in context of his operating principle."
Dieter Honisch, Günther Uecker, Stuttgart 1983, p. 93.

Called up: December 6, 2019 - ca. 17.59 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Günther Uecker "Bewegtes Feld"
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.