Sale: 512 / Modern Art II, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 424

Christian Rohlfs
Weiblicher Akt, Um 1918.
Tempera on paper
€ 15,000 - 20,000

$ 17,550 - 23,400

Lot description
Weiblicher Akt. Um 1918.
Tempera on paper.
Not in Vogt. Lower right monogrammed. On creme wove paper. 50.8 x 56.8 cm (20 x 22.3 in), the full sheet. [CH].

• Fully executed depiction in characteristic duct and a warm and earthen palette.
• Notable provenance.
• Part of a German private collection for more than 15 years

Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by the Christian Rohlfs Archive, Osthaus Museum Hagen, on October 26, 2020. The work will be included into the archive with the registartion number "CRA 200/20".

PROVENANCE: Galerie Wilfried Utermann, Dortmund.
Private collection USA (acquired from aforemntioned in April 1985).
Art trader Hubertus Melsheimer, Cologne (verso with the label).
Private collection Germany.

LITERATURE: Sotheby's, London, Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper, February 4, 2004, lot 549 (with color illu. on p. 163).

Called up: December 12, 2020 - ca. 17.39 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Christian Rohlfs "Weiblicher Akt"
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.