Auction or Sell?
This is a question many owners of fine art or antiques will ask themselves when it is time to part with a most treasured posession. The answer, in most instances is simple, … <read more>
What Have You Sold at Auction Lately?
Good question. All of our online auction history is stored with our preferred online auction house, iGavel. You may review the list of items offered for auction, complete with picture and description, and you may see the price each item fetched at auction…. <read more>
How Does the Buyer Get My Item in an Online Auction?
More importantly, how does the consignor get paid for the item that was auctioned? Rest assured, there are laws, rules, regulations, and best operating practices that have been developed and proven over time to protect all parties involved in an online auction sale. Elder’s Fine Art & Antiques has an established procedure for receiving a buyers funds, verifying the receipt of those funds, releasing and shipping the auctioned item to the buyer, and for paying the consigning seller their sale proceeds less the agreed upon auctioneers commission for the sale.