Robert Quill Johnson (1927-1980), Roadrunner, acrylic on board, sight: 11.5 x 8.5", frame: 20.25 x 17.5"
Robert Quill Johnson was a well-known artist from Castroville, Texas. Johnson was a member of the Texas Association of Professional Artists who grew up on a ranch near Pearsall, Texas and was always fascinated by wildlife. He went on to receive a bachelor of Fine Arts at Trinity University in San Antonio. He exhibited works throughout Texas in the 1960s and '70s.
Buyers have 7 days past the auction date to pick up their purchase(s). You can pick up items in person at Vogt Auction - 7233 Blanco Road, San Antonio, Texas, 78216.
If you are unable to pick up your purchase(s) in person, you are responsible for arranging packing and shipping. We are happy to facilitate this process in any reasonable way we can call us at 210-822-6155 to discuss. We can use your preferred shipper, or we recommend the following services:
- For most items UPS or FedEx will work. Our local offices are:
UPS Store #344. Call 210-829-1666 and ask for Ricardo for estimates and to arrange pickup. 7113 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216
FedEx Office Print & Ship Center. Call 1-800-463-3339 for estimates; after securing an estimate, we are happy to drop off purchases for packing and shipping. 602 NW Loop 410 #112, San Antonio, TX 78216 phone: 210-979-0804
- If you would like a higher/white-glove level of service we recommend PakMail of San Antonio:
Call Michelle Eastman at 210-804-1725 for estimates and to arrange free pickup. 7700 Broadway St #104, San Antonio, TX 78209
- For furniture and larger items:
Egger Antique Delivery Mike Egger, 210-885-6286
Patriot Moving Clint O'Neal, 210-882-8530
Accepted payment methods
International bidders WILL NOT be accepted for this auction. 20.5% buyers premium added for online bids. 15.5% buyers premium for all in-house, absentee and telephone bids.
VOGT AUCTION PAYMENT & PICK-UP POLICIES, Online & Specialty Auctions
Auction purchases must be paid for within seven (7) days of the date of the sale. Invoices will be emailed to each buyer including a written description and hammer price of each purchase as well as any applicable buyer's premium and tax. Texas residents are charged at our local San Antonio sales tax rate unless we are provided a copy of a valid Texas state resale certificate. Out of state residents are generally not charged Texas sales tax.
We accept the following forms of payment:
- Credit cards (NOT accepted for purchases >$5,000 without prior approval)
- Personal checks / certified checks (funds must clear bank before purchases are released)
- Wire transfers
- Money orders
By Texas law a winning auction bidder automatically enters into a legal and binding purchase contract with the auction house. In the rare case when a successful bidder fails to pay for their purchases within the time period allowed Vogt Auction will pursue available legal steps to protect its interests and may block the bidder from future auction participation. Reasonable interest and storage fees may also be added to past due invoices.
The buyer must arrange for collection of a purchased lot within seven (7) days of the date of the auction. Vogt Auction will not release auction purchases until we have received payment in full (and until any checks have cleared the bank). If the buyer pays for their purchases but does not collect their items within thirty (30) days of the auction, the buyer will incur a storage fee of $5 per day. We will not release purchased lots to the buyer until all such charges have been paid in full. If a purchased lot is paid for but not picked up within 2 months the buyer authorizes Vogt Auction, upon notice, to arrange a resale of the item by auction or private sale, with estimates and a reserve set at Vogt Auction?s reasonable discretion. The proceeds of such sale will be applied to pay for storage charges and any other outstanding costs and expenses owed by the buyer to Vogt Auction and the remainder will be forfeited unless collected by the buyer within 2 years of the original auction.
ALL PROPERTY IS SOLD "AS IS", RETURNS NOT ACCEPTED. THE CONSIGNOR MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO ANY PROPERTY OFFERED FOR SALE, SINCE THE AUCTIONEER IS ACTING SOLELY AS AN AUCTION BROKER, AND, UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED, DOES NOT OWN THE PROPERTY OFFERED FOR SALE. THEREFORE, THE AUCTIONEER MAKES NO WARRANTY OF TITLE, WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND OR NATURE WITH RESPECT TO THE PROPERTY. Condition reports are available upon request; unless noted, items are not inspected out of their frames; condition of frames are available upon request. THERE WILL BE A 15.5% BUYERS PREMIUM APPLIED TO ALL SALES PLUS AN ADDITIONAL 5% FOR ONLINE BIDS. ALL DEALERS MUST PRESENT A TEXAS RESALE CERTIFICATE PRIOR TO ACCEPTANCE OF A BIDDERS CARD FOR TAX EXEMPTION, OR TEXAS SALES TAX WILL BE APPLIED. THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS, OTHER THAN OUT OF STATE PURCHASES.
Robert Quill Johnson (1927-1980), Roadrunner, acrylic