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Records

Anton Mozart (1573 – 1625)
Anton Mozart (1573 – 1625)|The Tower of Babel. Signed|Oil on copper, 44 x 56 cm|Result € 305.000,-|International record price
Günther Uecker
Günther Uecker|Feld 83/84. 1983/1984|Acrylic and nails on canvas/wood, 120 x 120 x 21 cm|Result € 793.000,-|Sold in May 2013, lot 605|German record price
Carl Moll
Carl Moll|Speisezimmer I. 1915|Result € 287.000,-|Sold in May 2013, lot 661|Record price
Albin Egger-Lienz
Albin Egger-Lienz|Der Sämann. Before 1914|Tempera (casein) on canvas, 240 x 170 cm|Result € 586.000,-|Sold in May 2013, lot 675|German record price
László Moholy-Nagy
László Moholy-Nagy|Portrait Ellen Frank. Ca. 1929|Vintage, gelatin silver print, 27,8 x 19,5 cm|Result € 52.500,-|Sold in May 2013, lot 22|German record for a single photograph of the artist
Zdenĕk Sýkora
Zdenĕk Sýkora|Linie Nr. 160. 1998|Acrylic on canvas, 110 x 110 cm|Result € 140.000,-|Sold in May 2013|International record
Gerrit Dou (1613 – 1675)
Gerrit Dou (1613 – 1675)|Old painter in his studio. Signed and dated 1649|Oil on wood, 68,2 x 53,5 cm|Cat. rais. Ronni Baer Nr. 50|Result 2012 € 3.785.000,-|German record for an old master painting
Highly important memorial 'uli' figure
Highly important memorial 'uli' figure|New Ireland (New Mecklenburg). Mid-19th C.|Wood, shell inlays, plant fibre, h 123 cm|Prov.: coll. Arthur Speyer; Otto Dix; estate Otto Dix|Result 2012 € 1.160.000,-|Record price
Johann König (1586 – 1642)
Johann König (1586 – 1642)|Resurrection of Christ. Signed and dated: Joha. König fc 1622|Oil on copper, 61,5 x 46 cm|Result 2012 € 878,000|International record price
Seated Lioness, Meissen, J.G. Kirchner, January 1733, H 74 cm, Prov. August II., Elector of Saxony
Seated Lioness, Meissen, J.G. Kirchner, January 1733, H 74 cm, Prov. August II., Elector of Saxony|Result € 1.100 000 Auction 986 Decorative Arts / 18 November 2011|Record price for European porcelain on the German speaking market
Kurt Schwitters
Kurt Schwitters|Dancer/Tänzer, 1943 |Plaster and Bones (?) 78 x 20 x 15 cm |Lot 271 / Result € 600 000 |Record for a sculpture of the artist
Pablo Picasso
Pablo Picasso|Femme et jeune garçon nus, mardi 3 juin 1969. 1969. Signed|Chalk, Indian ink, washed on vellum, 50,5 x 65,5 cm|Result 2010 € 1.128.000,-|German record price
Georg Schrimpf
Georg Schrimpf|Am Morgen. 1931|oil on canvas, 82 x 48 cm|Cat. rais. 1931/3 Hofmann/Praeger|Result: € 122.000.-|German record price
Gerhard Richter
Gerhard Richter|Hund, 1965|Silkscreen on cardboard, 37.5 x 30.5 cm|Estimate € 20 000 – 30 000|Result € 243 000|Record price for a print of the artist|Auction The Vogel Collection 2 June 2010
Benin Commemorative Head
Benin Commemorative Head|Bronze, 50 cm|Lot 134. Estimate: € 40.000 – 60.000,- |Result: € 695.000,-|International record for a Benin head of the 19th C.
Lyonel Feininger
Lyonel Feininger|Gelmeroda XI. 1928, Oil on canvas, 100 x 80 cm. Cat. rais. 295|Prov.: Dr. Laurence Feininger|Estimate € 1.500.000 – 1.700.000,-|Result € 1.700.000,-|International Auctioneers||(c) VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2008
Andreas Achenbach (1815 – 1910)
Andreas Achenbach (1815 – 1910)|Wildbach|Oil on canvas, 177,5 x 93,5 cm|Estimate: € 30.000 – 40.000,-|Result: € 88.000,-|International record price
Joseph Beuys
Joseph Beuys|Schlitten, 1969|Wooden sledge, felt, belts, flashlight and grease, ca. 35 x 91 x 35 cm|Estimate € 40 000 – 60 000|Result € 287 000|Record price for a multiple of the artist|Auction The Vogel Collection 2 June 2010
Claude Gellée, called Lorrain (1600-1682)
Claude Gellée, called Lorrain (1600-1682)|Wooden landscape with the Holy Family|Oil on canvas, 72,7 x 98,1 cm|Estimate € 500.000 - 700.000,-|Result € 708.000,-|German record
Domenico II Quaglio
Domenico II Quaglio|The Market Church St. Georgii et Jacobi, Marketplace and City Hall in Hannover|Oil on canvas, 85 x 101 cm|Lot 1281 / Estimate € 40.000 - 50.000|Result € 233.000,- World record price
Louis Soutter
Louis Soutter|Fakiristes. Ca. 1937 - 1942|Oil crayon and ink on paper, 44.1 x 58 cm|Lot 362 / Estimate € 80 000 – 100 000,-|Result € 177.000,-|World record price
Edvard Munch
Edvard Munch|Self-portrait. 1895|Original lithography on paper, 46,1 x 32,3 cm|Estimate € 20.000 – 25.000,-|Result € 80.000,-|Record for this print|3 December 2005||(c) VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2008
Franz Wilhelm Seiwert
Franz Wilhelm Seiwert|Demonstration. 1925|Oil on canvas, ca. 68 x 89 cm|Estimate € 60.000 – 80.000,-|Result € 335.000,-|World record|3 December 2005
An underglaze blue and copper-red decorated yuhuchun vase
An underglaze blue and copper-red decorated yuhuchun vase|Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735). H 31 cm|Result: € 1.000.000,-|Highest hammer price for an Asian artwork on the German speaking market
Joseph Beuys. Bett. 1950
Joseph Beuys. Bett. 1950|Bronze, 53 x 25 x 21,5 cm|Taxe: DM 550.000,-|Estimate: DM 1.000.000,- / EUR 511.000,-|Record price: 2 June 2001||(c) VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2008
Bodhisattva Guanyin
Bodhisattva Guanyin|China, Ming-Zeit.|15. Jh. Bronze, H 76 cm.|Taxe: DM 40.000,-|Result: DM 1.000.000,- / EUR 511.300,-|4/5 June 1999
Ludger tom Ring d. J. (1522-1584)
Ludger tom Ring d. J. (1522-1584)|Selbstbildnis in schwarzer Haube.|1547. Öl auf Holz, 35 x 24,5 cm|Estimate: DM 90.000,-|Result: DM 915.000,- / EUR 468.000,-|23 November 1996
August Macke
August Macke|Unter den Lauben in Thun. 1913.|Aquarell, 36,6 x 49 cm.|Estimate DM 450.000,-|Result: DM 854.000,- / EUR 436.643,-|29 November 1995
Johann Wilhelm Schirmer
Johann Wilhelm Schirmer|Süditalienische Landschaft mit Hirten.|Öl, 116 x 165 cm|Taxe: DM 70 - 80.000,-|Estimate: DM 171.000,- / EUR 87.000,-|Record price: 19 May 2001
Pieter Brueghel d.J. (1546-1637/38)
Pieter Brueghel d.J. (1546-1637/38)|Tanz um den Maibaum. Nach 1630.|Öl, 49 x 76,4 cm|Estimate: DM 700 - 800.000,-|Result: DM 2.745.000,- / EUR 1.404.000,-|4 December 1999
Yombe, Congo
Yombe, Congo|Magical figure|Wood, H 25 cm|Result: € 149.000,-|Highest price for a Tribal Art artwork on the German market
Kurt Schwitters. Relief mit gelbem Viereck 2
Kurt Schwitters. Relief mit gelbem Viereck 2|(Merz-Relief mit schrägem Gelb). 1928|Relief. Oil, plaster, wood and metal on wood, 65 x 46,4 x 18 cm|Estimate: EUR 800.000 - 1.000.000,-, Result: EUR 1.460.000,-|World record|(c) VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2008
Josef Albers
Josef Albers|Study to hommage to the square: "Lighting Up". 1957|Oil on hardboard, 41 x 41 cm|Estimate € 30.000 – 35,000,-|Result € 244.000,-
Günther Uecker
Günther Uecker|Ohne Titel. 1964|Nagelrelief on canvas, 87 x 87 x 8 cm|Estimate: € 100.000,-|Result: € 350.000,-|World record price
Buddha Amitayus, 17./18. Jh.
Buddha Amitayus, 17./18. Jh.|Fire-gilt bronze, H 44 cm|Asian Art auction 31. May - 1. June|Lot 109, Estimate EUR 35 000|Result: EUR 125,000,-
Kurt Schwitters
Kurt Schwitters|Mz 245. Mal Kah. Merzzeichnung. 1921.|Collage, chalk, 12,5 x 9,8 cm|Auction Modern Art, 11 June, lot 1069|Taxe € 100.000-120.000,-|Result € 133.000|(c) VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2008
Suprematist inkstand
Suprematist inkstand|Nicolai Sujetin, 1923|Leningrad (St. Petersburg), Manufactory Lomonosov, around 1923|Estimate € 50.000 - 55.000,-|Result € 92.000,-|Record for the probably most important suprematist sculpture