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.
Absentee Condition Reports: If you would like an opinion on the condition of any Lot in this section prior to purchasing, please telephone the department and they will endeavour to help you. Any reasonable request will be dealt with as promptly as possible.
C.f. W.R.Holland, C.P.Catania and N.D.Isen, Louis Icart, The Complete Etchings, Schiffer, PA, 1998 edition, p.81.