Sale: 502 / Modern Art II, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 120000545

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Der Sämann (Säender Bauer), 1905/06.
Chalk drawing
€ 20,000 - 30,000

$ 22,800 - 34,200

Lot description
Der Sämann (Säender Bauer). 1905/06.
Black Chalk drawing.
Verso with the estate stamp of the Kunstmuseum Basel (Lugt 1570 b) and with the hand-written registration number "K Dre/Bc 1". Verso also inscribed "K 8727", presumably by a hand other than that of the artist. On creme wove paper. 42.9 x 52.6 cm (16.8 x 20.7 in), the full sheet. [CH].

• Part of the comprehensive exhibition and research project "Making Van Gogh" at the Frankfurt Städel Museum in 2019/2020.
• One of the artist's larger charcoal drawings.
• Kirchner's variation of the iconic mpotif of the sower in van Gogh's characteristic brushwork
This work is documented at the Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Archive, Wichtrach/Bern.

PROVENANCE: From the artist' estate.
Private collection Baden-Württemberg.
Galerie Krümmer Fine Art, Hamburg.
Private collection Southern Germany (acquired aforementioned).

EXHIBITION: Making Van Gogh. Geschichte einer deutschen Liebe, Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, October 23, 2019 - February 16, 2020, cat. no. 38 (with full-page illu.).


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Ernst Ludwig Kirchner "Der Sämann (Säender Bauer)"
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
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Regular taxation:
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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.