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.
Sam Salz, Inc., New York, by whom acquired directly from the artist.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 1 July 1976, lot 540.
Laurence Homolka, New York; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 20 March 1979, lot 195.
Leona M. Helmsley; sale, Christie's, New York, 7 May 2008, lot 401.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.