No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
From time to time, Christie's may offer a lot which it owns in whole or in part. This is such a lot.
This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage
Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 5 November 1986, lot 166