Bidding FAQs

We want to make bidding as easy and intuitive as possible.  The first step is to create an account with us.  Once the account is activated and you are logge...
To create an account, you may follow this link, or simply click on the icon at the top right hand corner of any of our web pages.  Type in the requested inf...
Once you place an absentee bid, we cannot change that absentee bid to a telephone bid.  If you are outbid (and therefore no longer the high bidder), you wil...
Once you place a bid, you cannot cancel it.  Please be certain you want to place a bid before doing so.  If we can provide additional information to help yo...
We offer public previews for all of our auctions.  Preview times are located on each item page.  If a scheduled preview time doesn’t work for you, call us. ...
Per the terms of our Consignment Contract, sellers may not bid on their own items, nor may they have anyone acting as their agent bid on their items of cons...
If you bid with us at our gallery or through our website, the buyer's premium is 18%.  If you choose to bid through a separate live online bidding pla...
Look for the icon at the top right corner of the web page and, if you haven’t already done so, log in to your account.  Once you are logged in you can simpl...
To request more information about a specific object of interest, please contact the specialist noted on the item page.  We look forward to hearing from you!
Condition issues are noted on a per lot basis for every item we sell.  Please call us if you have specific questions that we have not addressed.  If an item...