Sale: 519 / Post War / Cont. Art II, June 19. 2021 in Munich Lot 583

Norbert Schwontkowski
Taiga brennt, 2006.
Oil on canvas
€ 15,000 - 20,000

$ 18,000 - 24,000

Lot description
Taiga brennt. 2006.
Oil on canvas.
Signed and dated on verso of the canvas. Stretcher and frame inscribed with the work number "NS/M 542". 130 x 150 cm (51.1 x 59 in). [CH].

• Part of a North Rhine-Westphalian private collection for 15 years.
• In 2020/21 alone Schwontkowski's works featured in exhibition at Weserburg Museum für Moderne Kunst in Bremen, in the retrospective "Some of My Secrets" at Kunsthalle Bremen, at Kunstmuseum Bonn and the Gemeentemuseum The Hague, as well as in the solo show "Norbert Schwontkowski. Fünf Frauen in Japan" at Neues Museum, Nuremberg, zu sehen.
• Works by the artist are in the collections of Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, the Galerie Neue Meister, Dresden, and Museum Folkwang, Essen

PROVENANCE: Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin (with a gallery label on the stretcher).
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia (acquired from aforementioned in 2007).

Called up: June 19, 2021 - ca. 17.23 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Norbert Schwontkowski "Taiga brennt"
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.