Payment of the total amount due upon acceptance of a bid shall be made in cash or by bank certified cheque. Cheques shall only be accepted on account of performance. Any taxes, costs, transfer or encashment fees (including any bank fees charged to VAN HAM) shall be borne by the buyer. Buyers who participate in the auction in person shall pay the purchase price to VAN HAM immediately after their bid is accepted. Without prejudice to the fact that payment is due immediately, bids made in absentia may be paid within 14 days of the invoice date without being deemed to be in default.
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Payment: Payment of the total amount due upon acceptance of a bid shall be made in cash or by bank certified cheque. Cheques shall only be accepted on account of performance. Any taxes, costs, transfer or encashment fees (including any bank fees charged to VAN HAM) shall be borne by the buyer. Buyers who participate in the auction in person shall pay the purchase price to VAN HAM immediately after their bid is accepted. Without prejudice to the fact that payment is due immediately, bids made in absentia may be paid within 14 days of the invoice date without being deemed to be in default.
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Explanations to the Catalogue:
Bronzes & Sculptures
Indication of the artist refers to intellectual authorship of the model; the castings may also have been made after the artist's death. Materials other than bronze (zinc, galvanoplastic copper, terra-cotta, etc.) are expressly listed. Size stated in centimetres excluding base.
Dimensions are listed in the following order: height, breadth, deepness. Dimensions for paper works refer to the size of the sheet of paper.
Measurements are valid as follows: Height, Width, Depth; they are given in cm. measures of graphical works refer to the actual size of the representations respectively the plate size for etchings and engravings as far as not mentioned otherwise. Measurements in brackets "( )" refer to the paper size.
The description of the works of art has been given greatest care. Main defiviencies are mentioned in the catalogue. The condition of the objects is always being considered in the estimated price.
Since the catalogue text normally contains no particulars about the condition of medium, substrate and frame, we will be happy to provide you further information upon request. No liability can be accepted for frames.
Name ohne Zusatz
(Name without addition)
In our opinion undoubtedly a work of the stated artist.
In our opinion probably wholly or partly a work of the stated artist.
In our opinion from the workshop of the stated artist, presumably under his supervision.
In our opinion a contemporary work showing the influence of the stated artist.
In our opinion a work in the style of the stated artist, but not necessarily by a pupil of his.
In our opinion a work in the style of the stated artist from a later period.
In our opinion a copy of a work of the stated artist.
Painting title in "..."
In our opinion the work was personally titled by the artist.
In our opinion the work was personally signed and/or dated by the artist.
In our opinion the work was signed/dated by someone else later.
Each condition report which has been made available by VAN HAM Fine Art Auctions is the opinion of our experts and does not constitute any claim of guarantee by VAN HAM Fine Art Auctions.
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Buyer's premium and Taxes: The buyer shall pay the bid price plus a premium of 25% on the first €100,000 and a premium of 22% on all sums exceeding this amount. This includes statutory VAT, which will, however, not be listed separately due to the margin scheme as per § 25a UStG (German Sales Tax Act). A premium of 21% on the first €100,000 of the bid price and of 18% on all sums exceeding this amount shall be levied on items listed in the appendix as subject to standard taxation. Statutory VAT of 19% shall be levied on the total of the bid price and the premium. Please note that the reduced VAT rate of 7% from 2014 will no longer apply. For individuals who are entitled to deduct VAT, there is generally the possibility of the VAT identification. We ask for written notice prior to invoicing.