No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT payable at 19.6% (5.5% for books) will be added to the buyer’s premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
N. Goodison, Matthew Boulton: Ormolu, Christie's, Londres, 2002, pl. 279, p. 305.
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AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLUE-JOHN AND WHITE MARBLE VASE PERFUME BURNER, ATTRIBUTED TO MATTHEW BOULTON (1728-1809), LATE 18TH CENTURY