Sale: 517 / Modern Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 126

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Sitzende in langem Kleid, 1907.
Brush and India ink drawing
€ 15,000 - 20,000

$ 18,000 - 24,000

Lot description
Sitzende in langem Kleid. 1907.
Brush and India ink drawing.
With estate stamp of the Kunstmuseum Basel on the reverse (Lugt 1570 b) and with the hand-written registration number "F Dre/Bi 28". On yellowish brown wove paper. 43.5 x 30.2 cm (17.1 x 11.8 in), nearly the full sheet. [CH].

• Intimate studio drawing from the sought-after "Brücke" period.
• In this work Kirchner not only devoted himself to the study of human physiognomy, but also outlines the interior of the room.
• During these years, the Dresden studio was not only living and working space of the "Brücke" artists, but also a meeting place for female amateur models.
• This work presumably shows either Kirchner's girlfriend Emmy Frisch or his lover and later girlfriend Doris "Dodo" Große

PROVENANCE: Artist's estate (Davos 1938, Kunstmuseum Basel 1946).
Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin.
Private collection (acquired from the above in 1961).

Called up: June 18, 2021 - ca. 13.36 h +/- 20 min.


Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Ernst Ludwig Kirchner "Sitzende in langem Kleid"
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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
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Regular taxation:
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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.