VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
Anonymous sale, Tajan, Tokyo, 19 June 1990.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 10 May 2001, lot 416.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
J. Kisling & J. Dutourd, Kisling, 1891-1953, vol. III, Landshut, 1995, no. 80 (illustrated p. 237).