Fine Asian & Islamic Works of Art

Date: Fri, 14th May 2021 10:00
Sale number: 640
Location: Live Online | Viewing in London
Catalogue: View E-Catalogue

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Viewing 7-13 May at 22 Connaught St, London


 

BUYER'S PREMIUM

The buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium, at the following rate, thereon.
25% up to £300,000/20% thereafter.
VAT will be charged on the premium at the rate imposed by law (see our Conditions of Sale at the back of this catalogue).

ADDITIONAL VAT

VAT at the standard rate payable on the hammer price
Reduced rate of 5% import VAT payable on the hammer price
[Ω] Standard rate of import VAT on the hammer price

Lots affixed with ‡ or [Ω] symbols may be subject to further regulations upon export /import, please see Conditions of Sale for Buyers Section D.2.

No VAT is payable on the hammer price or premium for books bought at auction

REGISTRATION

All potential buyers must register prior to placing a bid. Paddle registration must be completed in advance of the sale day. Please note that all first-time, and those returning after an extended period, bidders at Lyon & Turnbull will be asked to supply the following documents in order to facilitate registration:
1 – Government issued photo ID (Passport/Driving licence)
2 – Proof of address (utility bill/bank statement).

By registering for the sale, the buyer acknowledges that he or she has read, understood and accepted our Conditions of Sale.

REMOVAL OF PURCHASES

Responsibility for packing, shipping and insurance shall be exclusively that of the purchaser. See Collections & Storage section below for more info specific to this particular auction.

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTIONS

All item descriptions, dimensions and estimates are provided for guidance only. It is the buyer’s responsibility to inspect all lots prior to bidding to ensure that the condition is to their satisfaction. There will be no public viewing for this auction, our specialists will be happy to prepare condition reports and additional images. These are for guidance only and all lots are sold ‘as found’, as per our Conditions of Sale.

IMPORT/EXPORT

Prospective buyers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to; rhino horn, ivory, coral and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective buyers should familiarise themselves with all relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import lots to another country. It is the buyer’s sole responsibility to obtain any relevant export or import licence. The denial of any licence or any delay in obtaining licences shall neither justify the recession of any sale nor any delay in making full payment for the lot.

ENDANGERED SPECIES

Please be aware that lots marked with the symbol Y contain material which may be subject to CITES regulations when exporting outside the EU. For more information visit http://www.defra.gov.uk/ahvla-en/import

COLLECTIONS & STORAGE OF PURCHASED LOTS

FOR INTERNATIONAL BUYERS & UK (OUTSIDE SCOTLAND) BUYERS

STORAGE: Items will be stored 22 Connaught Street, until Thursday 27th May at 12 midday.

Thereafter we will store items at Stephen Morris Shipping Ltd., Ockham Drive, Greenford Park, Greenford, UB6 0FD. Telephone +44(0)20 8832 2222. Items will be available to collect from 9am on Tuesday 1st June.

Please ensure payment has been made prior to collection. This can be done online, cheque, bank transfer or in person at our London office - details will be shown on your invoice also. Please note we are unable to accept cash or payments over the phone.

COST: Please note from Tuesday 1st June you will be charged by our storage partners.

Insurance 0.25% (all items)

Smalls (paintings and objects) - £2.50 admin fee then £1.00 per day. Furniture pieces -

£5.50 admin fee then £2.50 per day.

FOR SCOTTISH BUYERS

STORAGE: Items will be stored 22 Connaught Street, until Thursday 27th May at 12 midday.

Thereafter items will be transported to our Edinburgh saleroom and will be available to collect from 9am on Thursday 3rd June.

Please ensure payment has been made prior to collection. This can be done online, cheque, bank transfer or in person at one of our locations - see invoice for details.

Name: Grace TU
Email: grace.tu@lyonandturnbull.com


Bidding & Registration Info

Bidding levels in this forthcoming auction will be capped. Those looking to spend over £7,000 may be required to leave a deposit. 


 

 

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