Thursday 17th March 2011 : 11:00AM - 9:00PM
Friday 18 March 2011 : 11:00AM - 12:00PM
27.51% up to€15,000.00
Terms & Conditions
Purchased lots will become available only after payment in-full has been made. The sale will be conducted in Euros. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer agrees to pay us the buyer's premium together with any applicable value added tax. The buyer's premium is 23 % + VAT being 27,51 % of the final bid price of each lot up to and including 15 000 euros, 20 % + VAT being 23,92 % of the excess of the hammer price above 15000 euros.
The buyer of lots identified by * will be subject to charges of 5,5 % in addition to the sales premium and the hammer price.
the auctioneer is bound by the indications in the catalogue, modified only by announcements made at the time of the sale noted in the legal records thereof. Attributions were made in view of scientifical and artistical knowings at auction date.
An exhibition prior to the sale permits buyers to establish the conditions of the works offered for sale and no claims will be accepted after the hammer has fallen. Some difference may appear between the original work and its illustration, there will be no claims in such matter. The measurements are given only as an indication.
The French text is the official text and will be the text referred to in the case of a dispute.
The descriptions in english and the measurements in inches are given for information purposes only and can not serve as the basis for a complaint.
State condition of the works is not notified in the catalogue, buyers are required to study them personally. no request would be accepted concerning restorations after the adjudication.
The highest and last bidder will be the purchaser.
Should the auctioneer recognise two simultaneous bids on lot, the lot will be put up for sale again and all those present in the saleroom may participate in this second opportunity to bid.
Bidding is typically conducted in the auction house. However, we may graciously accept telephone bids from potential buyers who have made the request. We bear no responsitiblity whatsoever in the case of uncompleted, calls made too late and/or technical difficulties with the telephone. We may also accept absentee bids submitted prior to the sale. We reserve the right to accept or deny any requests for telephone or absentee bidding.
In carrying a bid, bidders assume their personal responsibility to pay the hammer price as well as all buyers fees and taxes chargeable to the buyer.
Unless a written agreement established with Aguttes sas, prerequisite to the sale, mentioning that the bidder acts as a representative of a third party approved by Aguttes sas, the bidder is deemed to act in his or her own name.
COLLECTION OF PURCHASES
The lots not taken the day of the auction can be retrieved at the auction house in Neuilly-sur-Seine, on Tuesday, March, 22th at 10.00 am. Buyers are advised to collect successfull lots as soon as possible to avoid handling and storage costs which may be incurred at their expense. the auctioneer is not responsible for the storage of purchased lots.
If payment is made by cheque or by wire transfer, lots may not be withdrawn until the payment has been cleared foreign cheque are not accepted. If you are not in France, please find our bank information below for payment by SWIFT or bank wire transfer :
Bank: banque de neuflize abn Amro, 3 avenue Hoche, 75008 Paris
Account name: sas Claude Aguttes - bank code : 30788 - sort code (branch): 00900 account number: 02058690002 - iban: Fr76 3078 8009 0002 0586 9000 223 - swift code: NSMBFRPPXXX
From the moment the hammer falls, sold items will become the exclusive responsability of the buyer. the buyer will be solely responsible for the insurance, L'Hôtel des Ventes de Neuilly assumes no liability for any damage to items which may occur after the hammer falls. Export formalities can take 2 or 3 months to process and are within buyer's province. please contact the Hôtel des Ventes de neuilly if you need some information about this special point.