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.
Almost certainly Thomas Vesey, second Baron Knapton and Viscount de Vesci, Abbey Leix, Co. Laois, Ireland
and by descent.
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 81-82)
J. O'Brien and D. Guinness, Great Irish Houses and Castles, London, 1992, p.114, [one illustrated in the drawing room].