Buyer's premium: 25%
For shipping estimates: SPEDIZIONI@CAPITOLIUMART.IT.
40 days (maximum) for export licence (when requested)
For telephone bids, absentee bids, and condition reports please contact email@example.com
Credit Card accepted
Items are sold to the highest bidder at the auction on dedicated auction days, or previously notified. The
auctioneer may change the order of lots as notified in the catalogue and has discretion to combine and
divide lots. Should complaints emerge regarding the winning of an item, the auctioneer has discretion to
resume the auction from the preceding bid.
Viewing of the lots before auction:
All lots will be on display prior to auction, in the case of traditional auctions, or can be viewed by appointment for online auctions, in order to examine the quality and condition of items; no complaints will be accepted
after the hammer, even if there are errors in the catalogue.We would like to remind that with the purchase at the auction all lots are sold ?As is? and ?Where is?. No statement regarding age, condition, kind, value, or quality of a lot, whether made orally at the auction or at any other time, or in writing in this catalogue or elsewhere, shall be construed to be an express or implied warranty, representation, or assumption of liability. Completed condition reports are posted as an additional image with the lot. Capitolium Art does not give refunds.
Therefore, acting ?in the name and on behalf of? the principal according to the Civil Code, we would also like to remind you that Capitolium Art S.R.L has a role of mere intermediary between the client, for whom we undertake to put on sale the lots as they are given to us with an order to sell, and the purchaser who takes the responsibility to personally examine the state of preservation and the quality of the lots and related documentation during the showing before the auction. All the lots and the relative documentation can be freely and personally consulted at Capitolium Art, or through our website, for 15 days preceding each auction. In addition, as established in the conditions to which the participation in each auction is subordinated, ?no complaints are admitted after the award."
Antique items declared of significant interest under art. 6 of Legislative Decree 29/10/99 no.490 are indicated as such in the catalogue or announced during the sale. On such items, the Italian State may exercise the right of first refusal within 60 days of the sale notice; the sale, therefore, will only take place after the deadline has passed. In the event that the right of first refusal being exercised, the bidder will be entitled to reimbursement of any amounts already paid.
During the sale, the auctioneer may start the bidding from offers made by buyers who cannot attend the auction. Proxy bids can be made: - via fax to 0302054269, by sending the request form for a proxy bid with all fields completed and countersigned, together with a copy of your identity document.
For those who cannot be present in the room on the day of the auction there is also the opportunity to participate by telephone. Applications for telephone bids can be made: - via fax to 0302054269, sending the request form for telephone bidding with all fields completed and countersigned, together with a copy of your identity document. When the lot approaches bidding time, a representative of the auction house will contact the interested party by phone, who will indicate the bids to be made.
Live participation via internet
On the dates and times scheduled for the auction sessions it is possible to follow live audio and video of the auction room online and, following registration, make bids in real time. Requests to participate via the internet can be made by registering on our website.
Written, telephone and internet bids
For those who cannot attend the auction in person, Capitolium Art will be pleased to execute written, telephone or internet bids. Please note that this service is free of charge and Capitolium Art therefore accepts no responsibility for offers inadvertently omitted or errors in the execution of bidding, especially in the case of incorrectly completed, incomplete or illegible bidding forms.
All those who take part in the sale fully accept these regulations and upon acquiring any item assume legal responsibility for the purchase made. Any dispute will be the resolved by the Court of Brescia.
Forms of payment accepted are: cheque, bank transfer, credit card (Visa, Mastercard and American Express) and cash up to ?1,000.00. In the case of cheque or bank transfer, payment will be considered cleared only upon confirmation by our bank of transfer of the amount due. No item will be delivered prior to this. Payments for items purchased must be made no later than 5 working days from the date of the auction. In case of default by the buyer, the auction house will assume that the sale is closed and make the item
available again to the seller.
For purchases with a minimum ?5,000.00 hammer price, auction fees excluded (for each individual auction, where more than one item is purchased), a deferred payment service is provided interest-free, with 5 monthly installments and immediate payment of the auction fees and first installment of the hammer price. To be eligible for deferred payment, you must notify the auction house in advance, indicating the lots in which you are interested. For information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Export from the Italian territory:
Export of lots outside the territory of the Republic of Italy, especially items more than fifty years old, is subject to regulations under Legislative Decree 29/10/99 no. 490 (art. 65-72). Issue of the relevant certificates for free circulation is the responsibility of the buyer.Failure to provide or delay in the issuing of any licence does not constitute cause for termination or cancellation of the sale, or justify any delay in payment by the purchaser of the total amount due.