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VINTAGE, ANTIQUE & MODERN - 80590
24 Oct 2017 10:00
 

FINE ART, ANTIQUES AND JEWELLERY
22 Nov 2017 10:00
 

VEHICLE REGISTRATION SALE - 80591
06 Dec 2017 18:00
 

VINTAGE, ANTIQUE & MODERN - 80592
12 Dec 2017 10:00

Selling at Auction

As trusted and respectful auctioneers, selling through Martel Maides is simple and effective. We sell a wide variety of chattels; please contact us regarding any item.

Benefits of selling through us:

  • Experienced specialists with a network of international contacts.
  • Global potential buyers.
  • Professional auctioneers.
  • Free auction valuations.

If you are selling the contents of a house, collection or single piece of art there are several ways of attaining a valuation:

  • We have dedicated valuation days, both on a weekend and throughout the week.
  • Visit our saleroom at Cornet Street, St Peter Port.
  • Book an appointment for one of our experts to visit your property at your convenience.
  • Send us an email/fax/letter with a photograph of your items, with as many details as possible (e.g. dimensions, materials, provenance).
  • Contact one of our specialists.
  • Request a complimentary Auction Estimate Valuation.

The Info

After consignment of your item, you will be issued with a receipt for your items and a consignment agreement which you must sign. After informing you of which sale your property is suited for our experts will establish an agreed reserve with you, and inform you of the estimate on your item.

We will store your items free of charge whilst they are awaiting sale up to two months prior to a sale, goods are covered under our insurance - please check our terms and conditions for details.

We can arrange for collection of your items prior to / post consignment.

Post Sale

 After the auction, you will be informed as to what the final bid price of your property was, along with a settlement statement detailing commission and other charges.

If a buyer was not found and your property did not sell, please speak with your Martel Maides Auctions contact to discuss either re-offering or collecting your property.

Charges

Valuation FREE OF CHARGE

Sellers Commission - 20% for the first three thousand pounds of the hammer price, 15% thereafter.
For Trade and non-profit institution rates of commission please contact us.

The consigner may also be charged for marketing, restoration, shipping, handling, catalogue illustrations and other services.
We reserve the right to charge a fee for withdrawal of items from the auction.

You will receive payment from Fine Art and Specialist sales within 1 calendar month; and from Antique & Modern Sales normally within 2 weeks.