These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 5%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. This VAT is not shown separately on the invoice. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.
Cortland Field Bishop (1870-1935), New York & Lenox, Mass. (Lugt 2770 b); his posthumous sale, Anderson Galleries, New York, 19-20 November 1935, lot 29.
The Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey; de-accessioned and sold, Christie's, New York, 11 May 1992, lot 246.
Acquired at the above sale; then by descent to the present owner.
Property from a Private American Collection
Bartsch 85; Meder, Hollstein 80; Schoch Mende Scherbaum 12