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Lot 178

Luca Madrassi (1848-1919)  'Fee Des Mers' (Sea Fairy) winged female looking in mirror stood on a...

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Lot 178

Luca Madrassi (1848-1919) 
'Fee Des Mers' (Sea Fairy) winged female looking in mirror stood on a...

Price Realised: £1,443

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Price realised is hammer price plus fees (31.2% Buyers Premium inclusive of VAT).

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Lot 178


Luca Madrassi (1848-1919) 

'Fee Des Mers' (Sea Fairy) winged female looking in mirror stood on a conch shell, circa 1900 
Signed 'MADRASSI' to front on shell 
93cm high


Buyer's Premium

The buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 26% up to £20,000 (31.2% inclusive of VAT), 25% from £20,001 - £500,000 (30% inclusive of VAT), 20% from £500,001 thereafter (24% inclusive of VAT). The premium price is subject to VAT at the standard rate.

VAT is not charged on the hammer price unless it is stated that there is 'VAT applicable on the hammer price at the end of the description. Buyer's premium is subject to VAT.

Qualifying living artists and the descendants of artists deceased within the last 70 years are entitled to receive a re-sale royalty each time their work is bought through an auction house or art market professional.

It applies to lots with hammer value over €1,000 as follows:
0 to €50,000 - 4%, €50,000.01 to €200,000 - 3%
€200,000.01 to €350,000 - 1%,
€350,000.01 to €500,000 - 0.5%
Exceeding €500,000 - 0.25%
ARR is capped at €12,500

Please note ARR is calculated in euros. Auctioneers will apply current exchange rates.

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