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.
Purchased from Spink & Son Ltd. in December 1979.
The Plesch Collections (Ws18).
Spink & Son Ltd., London, 'Bamboo and Wood Carvings of China & the Far East', 1979, p. 33, catalogue no. 178.
Bamboo and Wood Carvings of China & the Far East, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1979, no. 178.