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.
Anonymous sale, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, 24 October 1979, lot 642.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A BELGIAN LADY
S. & D. Buisson, La vie et l'oeuvre de Léonard-Tsuguharu Foujita, Paris, 1987, no. 24.42 (illustrated p. 372).