Arts of Asia

vendredi 10 juin 2022 11:00
Salle 4 - Hôtel Drouot , 9, rue Drouot 75009 Paris
Sale information


The sale will be made expressly in cash: the successful bidder undertakes to pay personally and immediately the price of the adjudication

as well as the following sales expenses and taxes: 27 % including VAT and for books 23,74 % including VAT.

VAT at the current rate is due in addition.

Lots marked "t" will be recorded in the minutes of the SCP Rémy Le Fur: Buyer's expenses: 14.40% VAT included

For lots outside the EEC (indicated by v in the catalog), import VAT (5.5% of the hammer price) must be added.

The VAT on commission and import VAT can be retroceded to the buyer on presentation of a proof of export outside the EEC.

In case of purchase via the DrouotLive website, a fee of 1.20% VAT will be added to the above mentioned fees.

In case of payment by credit card, in particular UnionPay, the possible bank charges will be charged to the buyer.

Means of payment :

- Cash (upon presentation of an ID) :

Up to 1,000 € including taxes when the debtor has his tax residence in France or acts for the needs of a professional activity.

Up to €15,000 including taxes when the debtor proves that he is not a tax resident in France and is not acting for the purposes of

of a professional activity.

- Cheque,

- Bank transfer,

- Credit cards (visa and mastercard).

In case of payment by check or bank transfer, the collection of the items will be deferred until the payment is received. In this case, AuctionArt reserves

the right to charge storage, transport and handling fees.

A prior exhibition will allow the buyers to see the condition of the objects for sale.

once the auction has been pronounced. The information given in the catalog is the responsibility of the Auctioneer

taking into account the corrections announced at the time of the sale and recorded in the minutes of the sale.

Dimensions, weights and estimates are given as an indication and do not constitute any guarantee.

Re-covering, parquetry or lining is considered a conservatory measure and not a defect.

Condition reports are available to those who request them during the exhibition.

From the moment of the auction, the object will be under the full responsibility of the buyer who will be responsible for insuring his acquisitions.

AuctionArt declines all responsibility for any damage that the object may incur, and this as soon as the auction is pronounced.

The order of the catalog will be followed. AuctionArt reserves the right to leave furniture and large items in the Hôtel Drouot warehouse.

The successful bidder of a lot covered by the CITES convention authorizes the auction house to complete the declaratory formalities on his behalf.

The sale of a work of art does not give the owner the right to reproduce it.


In the event of non-payment of the amount of the auction and the costs, a formal notice will be sent to the buyer by registered letter with acknowledgement of receipt

with acknowledgement of receipt at the buyer's expense.

At the end of the one month period following this formal notice and in the absence of payment of the amount due, a fine will be levied on the buyer to cover the collection costs.

for the recovery costs, an additional fee of 10% of the hammer price, with a minimum of 25 €.

The application of this cause does not prevent the allocation of damages and costs of the procedure which would be necessary,

and does not prejudge the possible implementation of the procedure of "folle-enchère".

Irresponsible bidding: in the absence of payment by the successful bidder, after formal notice has remained unsuccessful, the property is put back on sale at the request of

of the seller on the basis of an irresponsible bid by the defaulting bidder: if the seller does not make this request within one month of the auction, the sale

If the seller does not make this request within one month from the date of the auction, the sale is automatically cancelled, without prejudice to any damages. Interest due by the defaulting buyer.


AuctionArt will act on behalf of the bidder to try to buy the lot(s) in the best possible conditions

and in no case exceeding the maximum amount set.

Please note that AuctionArt executes purchase orders in writing and by telephone as an additional service to its clients,

at no additional cost and at the risk of the prospective bidder.

AuctionArt undertakes to execute orders subject to other obligations during the sale. AuctionArt will not be responsible for

AuctionArt will not be liable for any errors or omissions in the execution of orders received, including in case of fault.

Purchase orders and telephone bids must be received in writing no later than 24 hours before the auction.

In order to guarantee your order, it is advisable to provide us with a bank statement, your bank details, with the telephone number of your bank and the name of the person in charge of your bank.

of your bank and the name of the person in charge of your account, a blank check made out to AuctionArt or your credit card number via the attached form.

the attached form.

The information collected on the registration forms is mandatory in order to participate in the sale and then to take into account

and management of the auction.

You can find out about and rectify the data concerning you, or oppose their further processing for legitimate reasons,

by sending a written request accompanied by a copy of your identity card to the auction operator by mail or email.

The voluntary sales operator is a member of the Central Register of preventive sales.

Sales conditions