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.
For literature references for the following lots please see
Carré, Patrick Dieux, tigres et amours. Miniatures indiennes du XVieme au XXieme siècle. Collection d'Oscar Leneman, Spain, 1993
Carré, Dieux, tigres et amours, p. 35