These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 5%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.
Anonymous sale; Christie’s , London, 7 June 1996, lot 563.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby’s, London, 11 November 1998, lot 286.
with The Leicester Galleries, London.
with Peter Nahum, London, where purchased by the present owners.