No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Old Furniture, VL. Pl, opp. p. 185
Wace, A.J.B., Embroidery in the Collection of Sir Frederick Richmond, Bt., part II, Apollo vol.18, July - December,1933 p.24
''...Caskets. One contains a model garden on a tray inside it, and this belongs to a very rare class of caskets of which only three examples are known.''
Therle Hughes, The English Embroiderer at Leisure, Country Life Annual, 1963 p.44
English Decorative Art, Lansdowne House, 1929, catalogue no.269 plate XIX.
British Art, Royal Academy 1934 catalogue no. 1487
British Embroidery, 13th - 19th century, Museum and Art Gallery, Birmingham, 1959, catalogue no. 121
Royal School of Needlework Loan Exhibition at St James's Palace, April 12th - May 15th 1951, catalogue no. 80