Sale: 500 / Evening Sale, July 17. 2020 in Munich Lot 242

 
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Sigmar Polke
Ohne Titel (aus der Serie: Duo), 1966.
Gouache
Estimate:
€ 40,000 - 60,000

 
$ 45,600 - 68,400

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Lot description
Ohne Titel (aus der Serie: Duo). 1966.
Gouache.
Signed and dated in lower right, as well as signed and inscribed "38" on verso. On brownish wove paper. 61.5 x 86.4 cm (24.2 x 34 in), the full sheet. [CH].

• Ingenious subversive drawing with a socio-political notion.
• Caricature with a grotesque background.
• This collage is an ironic comment of a political journalistic activity.
• In the early 1960s Polke and Richter were among the founders of "Capitalistic Realism“.
• Polke ironizes the quest for style and meaning in contrast to the then prevailing principles of Informalism
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We are grateful to Michael Trier for his kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Collection Waltraud Achten.

Called up: July 17, 2020 - ca. 18.13 h +/- 20 min.

 


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Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Sigmar Polke "Ohne Titel (aus der Serie: Duo)"
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

We kindly ask you to notify us before invoicing if you wish to be subject to regular taxation.

Resale right apportionment:
Objects made by artists who have not died at least 70 years ago are subject to a resale right apportionment of 2.4% including statutory sales tax.