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. 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.
Sir William Orpen (†); Christie's, London, 13 July 1934, lot 17 (unsold).
Sir William Orpen (†); Christie's, London, 5 April 1937, lot 8 (£1.11. 6 to J.S. Maas).
Mrs Stead-Ellis, by 1962.
with Peter Nahum, London, where purchased by the present owners.
B. Elzea, Frederick Sandys: A Catalogue Raisonné, 2001, p. 292, no. 5.52, illustrated.
London, Peter Nahum at the Leicester Galleries, Pre-Raphaelite, Symbolist , Visionary, 2001, no. 38.