No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Tore Gerschman, Stockholm (1970).
R. Fernier, Gustave Courbet, peintre, vol. I, Geneva, 1977, no. 260 (illustrated, p. 271; incorrectly numbered 259).