No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris (no. 7821).
Sam Salz Inc., New York.
Mr & Mrs René Gaffé, New York, by whom acquired from the above in October 1953; their sale to benefit UNICEF, Christie's, New York, 6 November 2001, lot 25.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
A. Vollard, Tableaux, pastels & dessins de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, vol. II, Paris, 1918, p. 42 (illustrated).