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.
T. E. Lawrence.
Ms. Janet Laurie.
Thence by descent.
Christie's, South Kensington, 30 October 1992, lot 47.
Property from the Collection of David Gainsborough Roberts
Imperial War Museum, London, 'Lawrence of Arabia: The Life, The Legend', 14 October 2005 - 17 April 2006.