Sale: 518 / Art of the 19th Century, June 17. 2021 in Munich Lot 26

 
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August Riedel
Zwei Mädchen in Albaner Tracht, 1838.
Oil on canvas
Post auction sale: € 15,000 / $ 18,000
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Lot description
Zwei Mädchen in Albaner Tracht. 1838.
Oil on canvas.
Signed in lower right, inscribed with place and date "A. Riedel. fec Roma. 1838.". Verso of the stretcher with a old label numbered "24." by hand. 75 x 63 cm (29.5 x 24.8 in).

• A graceful work with harmonious colors, a testimony of Riedel's technical mastery in soft lighting and romantic glow.
• From the first successful time in Rome, where Riedel settled for good in 1832.
• King Ludwig I of Bavaria was particularly enthusiastic about the Riedel's depictions of beautiful Roman women.
• Other paintings are in the Neue Pinakothek, Munich, the Kunsthalle Hamburg and the Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin
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We are grateful to Dr. Herbert W. Rott, Munich, for his kind expert advice.

PROVENANCE: Collection Ulmer (until 1934, according to annotation in catalog mentioned below).
Hugo Helbing, Gemälde neuerer und alter Meister, Keramik, Metallarbeiten, Wand- und Orientteppiche, Möbel, Skulpturen; auction from January 25 - 27, 1934, lot 54 (from the possession of Ulmer).
Art trader Jordan & Müller, Munich (acquired from aforementioned).
Galerie Dr. Fresen, Munich.
Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from aforementioned).
Amicable agreement with heirs after Artur Jordan (2021).
The work is free from restitution claims. It is offered in amicable agreement with the heirs after Artur Jordan on basis of a fair and just solution.

26
August Riedel
Zwei Mädchen in Albaner Tracht, 1838.
Oil on canvas
Post auction sale: € 15,000 / $ 18,000
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Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for August Riedel "Zwei Mädchen in Albaner Tracht"
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 2.4% including statutory sales tax.