Christie’s charges a premium to the buyer on the Hammer Price of each lot sold at the following rates: 29.75% of the Hammer Price of each lot up to and including €20,000, plus 23.8% of the Hammer Price between €20,001 and €800.000, plus 14.28% of any amount in excess of €800.000. Buyer’s premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.
The Scottish Gallery, Aitken Dott & Son, Edinburgh, as: Evening.
Prof Dr J.F.S. Esser (acquired before 1910).
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 27 November 1984, lot 114.
Anonymous, in: De Prins der geïllustreerde bladen, 25 February 1911, ill.
J.E. Phythian, Jozef Israels, London 1912, p. 46, ill.
Mayken Jonkman and Jacqueline de Raad, De onstuitbare verzamelaar J.F.S. Esser; Mondriaan, Breitner, Sluijters e.a., Zwolle/Laren 2005, pp. 32-33, ill. (where dated circa 1895).
Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, 1914-1934 (on loan from Prof Dr J.F.S. Esser).