• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 1133

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    19 June 2013, London, King Street

  • Lot 445

    Ewald Mataré (1887-1965)

    Zeichen einer Kuh

    Price Realised  

    Ewald Mataré (1887-1965)
    Zeichen einer Kuh
    signed with the monogram (underneath)
    bronze with brown patina
    Length: 4¼ in. (10.8 cm.)
    Conceived in 1948 and cast in an edition of at least two


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    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 20% on the buyer's premium.


    Provenance

    M. Knoedler & Co., New York.
    Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner in the 1950s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE FAMILY OF HARRY BROOKS PROPERTY


    Literature

    S. M. Schilling, Ewald Mataré, das plastische Werk, Werkverzeichnis, Cologne, 1994, no. 315a, p. 221 (another cast illustrated).