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.
La Société des Artistes Décorateurs, Paris, a gift from the artist.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 10 December 1997, lot 176.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 11 November 1999, lot 421.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 4 May 2006, lot 462.
Private collection, London, by whom acquired at the above sale, and thence by descent to the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
M. Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. IV, Geneva, 1977, no. 1598 (illustrated p. 160).