A LARGE ICON SHOWING THE ARCHANGEL MICHAEL Greek, 16th century Tempera on wood panel. Executed on a gold ground. The halo ornately punched. Losses to the borders. 71 x 52.5 cm. Literature: Exhibition catalogue: Van een anderen wereld, Kononklijk Museum voor schone kunsten Antwerpen, Antwerp 1997, no. 66. Provenance: Christie's London, 13 December 1995, lot 374. LARGE SIZE ICONCONE WITH THE INCENSE MICHAEL Greece, 16th century Composite of two panels. Egg tempera on chalk ground, gold ground, nimbus ornamentally punched. 71 x 52,5 cm. Smaller losses of substance in the margins. Literature: Exhibition catalogue: Van een anderen wereld, Kononklijk Museum voor schone kunsten Antwerpen, Antwerp 1997, no. 66. Provenance: Christie's London, 13 December 1995, lot 374. Please note: this lot has been imported from outside the EU for sale to be sold at auction under Temporary Admission. When Hargesheimer releases such property to buyers in the EU, the buyer will become the importer and Import VAT is payable at 7% on the hammer price. To receive a refund of VAT amounts/Import VAT a non-EU must have registered to bid with an address outside of the EU and provide immediate proof of correct export out of the EU. Exports made by companies from other EU member states will be exempt from VAT if they state their VAT identification number. Please note that this lot was temporarily imported from a third country for the auction. When the work of art is handed over to the buyer by Hargesheimer Fine Art Auctions Düsseldorf, the buyer becomes the importer and owes Hargesheimer Fine Art Auctions Düsseldorf the import VAT at the current rate of 7%. Exempt from VAT are export deliveries to third countries (i.e. outside the EU) and, if the VAT identification number is stated, deliveries to companies in EU member states.