Sale: 498 / Art of the 19th Century, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 576

Edward Cucuel
Après le bain, Um 1911/12.
Oil on canvas
€ 20,000 - 30,000

$ 22,800 - 34,200

Lot description
Après le bain. Um 1911/12.
Oil on canvas.
Signed in lower left. Verso of the canvas with an old label inscribed and titled in French, as well as with the artist's Paris address and with hand-written dimensions. 47 x 65 cm (18.5 x 25.5 in).

• From the artist's early period of creation, made at Hartmannsberg Palace in Chiemgau.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Bernd Dürr, Munich.
Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from aforementioned in 2003).

'The lightly dressed women that he paints must be able to endure the heat of the sun and mosquitoes, as well as rough and cold air in our often very early autumn days. He knows no exhaustion when working, doesn't let himself be disturbed and prefers to finish a piece in one go.' Quote from: Fritz von Ostini, The Painter Edward Cucuel, Zürich 1924, p. 28.

Called up: July 18, 2020 - ca. 18.16 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Edward Cucuel "Après le bain"
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.