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.
Willy van Hove, Brussels.
Marcel Mariën, Brussels.
Leo Dohmen, Antwerp.
Jan Torfs, Malines, by whom acquired by the above in 1971.
D. Sylvester (ed.), René Magritte catalogue rainsonné, Vol. V, London 1997, no. 1244a (illustrated p. 66).
Brussels, Galerie Lou Cosyn, Exposition Magritte, May-June 1947 [possibly].