Sale: 532 / 19th Century Art, Dec. 10. 2022 in Munich Lot 389

 

389
Alexander Koester
9 Enten im Abendlicht, Um 1910.
Oil on canvas
Post auction sale: € 25,000 / $ 23,500
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9 Enten im Abendlicht. Um 1910.
Oil on canvas.
Lower left signed. Verso of the stretcher with the number "aa 119". 62.5 x 96.5 cm (24.6 x 37.9 in).

PROVENANCE: Private collection Germany.

"The pleasure of these amusing waterbirds can be explained by looking at the white, loose plumage, the orange beaks, the reflections in the water, the sunshine, the blue reflections of the air - an abundance of technical things .."
Exhibition review Bozen 1902, quoted from: Ruth Stein, Hans Koester, Alexander Koester 1864-1932, Leben und Werk, Recklinghausen 1988, p. 47.




 

Buyer's premium and taxation for Alexander Koester "9 Enten im Abendlicht"
This lot can be purchased subject to differential or regular taxation.

Differential taxation:
Hammer price up to 500,000 €: herefrom 32 % premium.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 500,000 € is subject to a premium of 27 % and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 500,000 €.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 2,500,000 € is subject to a premium of 22 % and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 2,500,000 €.
The buyer's premium contains VAT, however, it is not shown.

Regular taxation:
Hammer price up to 500,000 €: herefrom 25 % premium.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 500,000 € is subject to a premium of 20% and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 500,000 €.
The share of the hammer price exceeding 2,500,000 € is subject to a premium of 15% and is added to the premium of the share of the hammer price up to 2,500,000 €.
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