Sale: 512 / Modern Art II, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 427

Erich Heckel
Siddi Heckel und Maschka Mueller, Frühe 1920.
Colored chalk drawing and pencil
€ 10,000 - 15,000

$ 11,700 - 17,550

Lot description
Siddi Heckel und Maschka Mueller. Frühe 1920s.
Colored chalk drawing and pencil.
Signed in greeting on verso. On a blank postcard. 15 x 11 cm (5.9 x 4.3 in).
Postcard from Erich Heckel to the Erfurt collector and patron Alfred Hess (1879-1931). [SM].
• One of the sought-after artist postcards
• From the important collection of Alfred and Tekla Hess
• Fascinating contemporary document that takes us into the circle of the Brücke artists

We are grateful to Mrs Renate Ebner and Mr Hans Geissler, Estate Erich Heckel, Hemmenhofen on Lake Constance, for the kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Collection Alfred and Tekla Hess, Erfurt.
Private collection Wilhelm Grosshennig, Düsseldorf (1983).
Private collection Essen (acquired froma forementioned).
Wolfgang Wittrock art trader, Düsseldorf (1988).
Private collection Rhineland.
Offered with the kind consent of the heirs after Alfred and Tekla Hess.

EXHIBITION: Ausstellung deutscher und französischer Meisterwerke, Galerie Wilhelm Grosshennig, Düsseldorf, May 3 - mid July 1983; color illu on p. 46.

LITERATURE: Galerie Wittrock, catalog no. 8, Künstler der Brücke, March 1988, illu. no. 2.

Called up: December 12, 2020 - ca. 17.42 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Erich Heckel "Siddi Heckel und Maschka Mueller"
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.