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
with M. Newman Ltd, London.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 12 March 1997, lot 74, when acquired by the present owner.
C. Wood, Victorian Panorama, Paintings of Victorian Life, London, 1976, p. 218, pl. 230.
C. Wood, Dictionary of Victorian Painters, Woodbridge, 1995 ed., vol. II, illus. p. 277.
Possibly London, British Institution, 1861, no. 185.
The Defining Moment, 2000-1, no. 30.