Sale: 512 / Modern Art II, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 461

Giorgio Morandi
Natura morta, 1959.
Pencil drawing
€ 18,000 - 24,000

$ 21,060 - 28,080

Lot description
Natura morta. 1959.
Pencil drawing.
Signed in lower left. On creme wove paper. 24 x 34.4 cm (9.4 x 13.5 in), size of sheet.

• Part of an Italian family collection for more than 55 years.
• Still lifes of vessels are considered key works in the Giorgio Morandi's oeuvre.
• Subtle, reduced pencil drawing with the certain degree of abstraction that is so characteristic of his later works.
• Preliminary drawing for several paintings from the famous work series "Natura morta"

Accompanied by a written confirmation issued by Dr. Marilena Pasquali, Comitato per il Catalogo di Giorgio Morandi, on July 1, 2013 (in copy). The work was included into the catalog raisonné (Catalogo generale) with the registration number "D 1959/4".

PROVENANCE: Private collection Italy (acquired before 1966).
Since then family-owned.

Called up: December 12, 2020 - ca. 18.17 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Giorgio Morandi "Natura morta"
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.