VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 25 June 1997, lot 323.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
New York, Aberbach Fine Art, Bernard Buffet, Domaine de la baume, March - April 1988, no. 7 (illustrated p. 18).