Auction Calendar

Live Auction

Inhouse ‘Live’ Sale

Saturday, 12 March 2022

Welcome to the second ‘live’ auction from Heritage Art Auctions. Maximum bids can also be left by phoning us on 027 471 2242 no later than 11am on the day of the auction but will also need to be confirmed by email before being accepted into the system. Lot Descriptions We have tried to give as much information as possible on each artwork. Often, buyers would like to know a little about the background of artists, whose works they are interested in. Where possible we have provided a biographical link with background info. The references come from SIX sources: • Henry Newrick’s New Zealand Art Auction Records (NZAAR) • Una Platt’s Nineteenth Century New Zealand Artists (PLATTS) • Kate McGahey’s Concise Dictionary of New Zealand Artists (CONCISE) • Robert Smith’s Concise Dictionary of Australian Artists (CDOAA) • Find NZ Artists: (This site will tell you where and when artists exhibited. • Google If the Biographical reference says (for example) ‘NZAAR at 116’ it means that you will find a short biography on the artist at Page 116 of New Zealand Art Auction Records. If you don’t already have a copy of this 184 page book you are entitled to a FREE PDF copy when you join our mailing list. The download link will appear after you join the mailing list. Una Platt’s book is already available online in PDF format. You’ll have to purchase the Concise Dictionaries to use these references. Google is self-explanatory. If we could find no reference then we simply say - ‘no reference’. Viewing Day All works in this sale can be viewed in the Events Room at Heritage House on Friday March 11th from 10am-5pm and again on Saturday 12th March from 10am until 1pm. Registrations If you plan to leave an absentee bid online or bid in real time online then you need to register for the auction online. If you are already registered from the last sale you do NOT need to do so again. Just log in with your password and email address, accept the standard Terms and you are good to go. If you plan to attend the auction then you will need to complete a registration form on arrival (even if already registered online). You will then be given a NUMBER which you show the auctioneer if you win a particular lot. Sale Time The sale begins at 2pm and is expected to take about 2 hours. Payment & Collection of Lots All lots must be paid for before collection. As with all auctions there is a Buyer’s Premium. Ours is at the lower end of the scale being just 15% + GST. If you plan to spend a large amount and use your Credit/Debit card you may want to clear this with your bank beforehand. Most banks will allow up to $10,000 spending per day – but each is different. Payment can be made using VISA / MASTERCARD / EFTPOS / CASH or bank transfer. If paying by bank transfer please allow 24 hours for payment to appear. There are cash limitations so please enquire. There is a 1.9% surcharge on credit cards and none on debit cards or EFTPOS. If you are bidding remotely, invoices will be sent following the sale and we ask that collection (or shipping arrangements) be made within 7 days of the sale ending. For more information on shipping see our Terms & Conditions at: Payment and collection of your works can be made during/after the auction or from the afternoon of Monday 13th March. Before coming to Heritage House you should first phone (027 471 2242) to make an approximate collection time so that your purchases can be located and ready for collection. Best wishes, Henry Newrick

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