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.
The catalogue note states that the marble used is called Rose di Gandolglia. However further research has not been able to confirm this.
P. Mola, Wildt, Milan, 1988, pp. 92-93
G. Nicodemi, Adolfo Wildt, Milan, 1929, pp. 10-11