Sale: 495 / Post War / Contemporary Art, Dec. 07. 2019 in Munich Lot 298

Fritz Köthe
Annie, 1970.
Oil on canvas
€ 12,000 - 15,000

$ 13,200 - 16,500

Lot description
Annie. 1970.
Oil on canvas.
Not in Ohff. Lower left monogrammed (in ligature) and dated as well as signed, dated and titled on verso of the canvas. Visible dimensions: 59.5 x 49.5 cm (23.4 x 19.4 in).

Painting from the artist's heyday.

"Fritz Köthe, earlier mocked at as a Tom Wesselmann for the poor, actually was the West German Godfather of Pop. A bigger macho than Mel Ramos, but the better artist."
Florian Illies, 2005 im Monopol Magazin, quote from: Spiegel Online from October 24, 2005, "Fritz Köthe gestorben".

Called up: December 7, 2019 - ca. 15.38 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Fritz Köthe "Annie"
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.