VAT rate of 15.5% is payable on buyer's premium. If exported, in certain circumstances, a non-Israeli purchaser may be entitled to an exemption or refund of all or part of VAT.
The Israel Phoenix Assurance Company, Tel Aviv.
Anonymous sale, Gordon Galleries, Tel Aviv, 2 January 1990, lot 244.
Acquired at the above by the present owner.
L. Blum, Ten Historical Sites of the Holy Land, Jerusalem, 1955 (illustrated).