1 September 2004,
Price realised EUR 598
EUR 700 - EUR 900
Robert Hofmann (Austrian, 1889-1987)
Busy main square in Kromeriz, Czech Republic
signed and dated 'Robert Hofmann 1930' (lower right)
oil on board
38 x 53 cm.
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The present lot depicts a corner of the main square of Kremsier (Kromeriz), a historically remarkable township in central Moravia, former Austrian empire, now Czech Republic.
'' ! '' :This Lot is imported from outside the EU. The Buyer's Premium is calculated as 30.505% of the hammer price up to a value of €110,000 plus 19.2% of any amount in excess of €110,000.
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