Sale: 514 / Evening Sale, Dec. 11. 2020 in Munich Lot 260

 
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Heinz Mack
Lichtfächer, 1964.
Aluminum net on aluminum panel on wood, mounted...
Estimate:
€ 120,000 - 150,000

 
$ 140,400 - 175,500

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Lot description
Lichtfächer. 1964.
Aluminum net on aluminum panel on wood, mounted in object frame.
With scratched signature and date in lower right. Verso once more signed and dated. 102 x 122 cm (40.1 x 48 in).

• One of the first light wings from the significant "ZERO" era.
• Large-size work in a very good state of preservation.
• The work was made the same year that "ZERO" exhibited at Documenta 3 celebrating their international breakthrough.
• The aluminum grid as a stabilizing material, especially used in space flight, creates a particularly subtle and variegated play of light
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Accompanied by a certificate issued by Heinz Mack, Mönchengladbach, presumably from 1990.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Rhineland (directly from the artist).

"I believ in angels; in spiritual energy that can't be fathomed in thinking. That's why Leonardo is the most outstanding artist, an engineer who painted angels."
Quote after Anette Kuhn, Heinz Mack, in: Kritisches Lexikon der Gegenwartskunst, p. 3.

Called up: December 11, 2020 - ca. 18.45 h +/- 20 min.

 


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Heinz Mack "Lichtfächer"
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.