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.
Acquired from Leger Galleries, June 1987.
S. Pavière, The Devis Family of Painters, Leigh-on-Sea, 1950, p. 80, as by Anthony Devis.
E. Waterhouse, Painting in Britain 1530-1790, London, 1978, p. 144.
E.G. D'Oench, Arthur Devis, Master of the Georgian Conversation Piece, Doctorial Dissertation, Yale, 1979, pp. 28, 495-498.
E. G. D'Oench, The Conversation Piece: Arthur Devis and his Contemporaries, New Haven, 1980, list no. 271.