No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Carroll Carstairs Gallery, New York.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 23 October 1974, lot 261.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 9 December 1998, lot 658.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
R. Descharnes, Salvador Dalí, New York, 1976, p. 160 (illustrated p. 161).
R. Descharnes, Salvador Dalí: The Work, The Man, New York, 1984 (illustrated p. 361).
R. Descharnes & G. Néret, Salvador Dalí: The Paintings, 1946-1989, vol. II, Cologne, 1994, no. 1173, p. 769 (illustrated p. 525).
New York, Carroll Carstairs Gallery, Salvador Dalí, December 1960 - January 1961, no. 8.