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.
Conte Rasponi, Florence and Milan, and thence by descent to the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Letter from René Magritte to Gasparo del Corso, 6 November 1952.
Letter from René Magritte to Gasparo del Corso, 11 December 1952.
Giovedì, Rome, 29 January 1953 (illustrated).
D. Sylvester, ed., René Magritte, Catalogue raisonné, vol. IV, Gouaches, Temperas, Watercolours and Papiers Collés 1918-1967, Antwerp, 1994, vol. IV, no. 1335 (illustrated p. 144).
Rome, Galleria dell'Obelisco, Magritte, January - February 1953, no. 21.