Lot 37: ZAO Wou-Ki 1921-2013

Besch Cannes Auction

October 30, 2016
Cannes, France

More About this Item


Description: ZAO Wou-Ki 1921-2013
Composition abstrait, 1978
Lithographie EA et datée en bas
77 x 57
Request more information

Payment

Accepted forms of payment: MasterCard, Visa, Wire Transfer
Shipping: Collection of Purchases - Storage fees
Purchases can only be collected after payment infull in cleared funds has been made to Besch Cannes Auction.
Purchased lots will become available only afterpayment infull has been made.
Storage fees will be charged by Besch Cannes Auction to purchasers who have not collected their items within 15 days from the sale

Art Moderne

by
Besch Cannes Auction
October 30, 2016, 2:30 PM CET

Cannes, France

Buyer's Premium
26.25%
From: To: Increment:
€0 €99 €10
€100 €399 €20
€400 €999 €50
€1,000 €1,999 €100
€2,000 €4,999 €200
€5,000 €9,999 €500
€10,000 €19,999 €500
€20,000 €49,999 €1,000
€50,000 €99,999 €2,000
€100,000+ €5,000
Contract: All property is being offered under French Law and the conditions printed in this volume. lt is important that you read the following pages carefully.
The following pages give you as well useful information on how to buy at auction. Our staff is at your disposal to assist you.

BUYER'S PREMIUM
The purchase price will be the sum of the final bid plus a buyer's premium of 25 % inc. taxes.

There is a bid limit at 5,000 euros, to increase this bid limit you may have to organize a deposit of 10% of the low estimate for the lot you would like to bid on.
This deposit will be pay back as soon as the lot is sold.



Live Auction : an additional buyer's premium of 5% ex. taxes (6 inc. taxes) will be charged by Besch Cannes Auction to this buyer's premium

Bids may be executed in person by paddle during the auction or by telephone, or by third person who will transmit the orders in writing or by telephone prior to the sale. The auctions will be conducted in euros. A currency converter wili be operated in the salesroom for your convenience but, as errors may occur, you should not rely upon it as substituts for bidding in euros.

Bidding in Person
To bid in person at the auction, you will need to register for and collect a numbered paddle before the auction begins. Proof of identity will be required.
If you wish to bid on a lot, please indicate clearly that you are bidding by raising you paddle and attracting the attention of the auctioneer. Should you be the successful buyers of any lot, please ensure that the auctioneer can see your paddle and that it is your number that is called out.
Should there be any doubts as to price or buyer, please draw the auctioneer's attention to it immediately.
We will invoice all lots sold to the name and address in which the paddle has been registered and invoices cannot be transferred to other names and addresses.
In the event of loss of your paddle, please inform the sales clerk immediately.

At the end of the sale, please return your paddle to the registration desk.


If you make a bid at auction, you do as principal and we may held you personally and solely liable for that bid unless it has been previously agreed that you do so on behalf of an identified and acceptable third party and you have produced a valid power of attorney acceptable to us.


Conditions of sale
As indicated above, the auction is governed by the conditions printed in this catalogue. Anyone considering bidding in the auction should read them carefully. They may be amended by way of notices posted in the salesroom or by way of announcement made by the auctioneer.

Access to the lots during the sale
For security reasons, prospective bidders will not be able to view the lots whilst the auction is taking place.

Auctioning
The auctioneer may commence and advance the bidding at levels he considers appropriate and is entitled to place consecutive and responsive bids on behalf of the vendor until the reserve price is achieved.
Payment: Payment is due immediatly after the sale and may be made by the following method:
- checks in euro
- cash within the following limits:
- 3.000 euros for French private clients
- 7600 euros for foreign tax nationals (non trade)
- credit cards VISA and MASTERCARD
- Bank transfers
Collection and export of Purchases: Collection of Purchases - Storage fees
Purchases can only be collected after payment infull in cleared funds has been made to Besch Cannes Auction.
Purchased lots will become available only afterpayment infull has been made.
Storage fees will be charged by Besch Cannes Auction to purchasers who have not collected their items within 15 days from the sale
BUYER'S PREMIUM: The purchase price will be the sum of the final bid plus a buyer's premium of 21.25 % ecl.taxes and 25.5% inc. taxes.

Live Auction : an additional buyer's premium of 5% ex. taxes (6% inc. taxes) will be charged by Besch Cannes Auction to this buyer's premium

There is a bid limit at 5,000 euros, to increase this bid limit you may have to organize a deposit of 10% of the low estimate for the lot you would like to bid on.
This deposit will be pay back as soon as the lot is sold.
VAT: The VAT is of 20% on the buyer's premium.
This makes the commission of 25.5% all taxes incl. on hammer price

Non-European buyers may have all VAT invoiced refunded to them if they request so in writing to the accounting department within delay of 3 months of the date of sale, and if they provide with the third sample of the customs documentation (DAU) stamped by customs. must appear as shipper on the export document and the buyer as the consignee. The exportation has to be done within the legal delays and a maximum of 3 months of the date of sale.
Information: Pre-sale estimates
The pre-sale estimate are intended as a guide for prospective buyers. Any bid between the high and the low pre-sale estimates offers a fair chance of success.
lt is always advisable to consult us nearer the time of sales as estimates can be subject to revision.

Condition of Lots
Solely as a convenance, we may provide condition reports. All the property is sold in the condition in which they were offered for sale with all their imperfections and defects.
No claim can be accepted for minor restoration or small damages.
lt is the responsability of the prospective bidders to inspect each lot prior to the sale and to satisfy themselves that each lot corresponds with its description. Given that the re-lining, frames and finings constitute protective measures and not defects, they will not be noted. Any measurements provided are only approximate.
All prospective buyers shall have the opportunity to inspect each object for sale during the presale exhibition in order to satisfy themselves as to characteristics, size as well as any necessary repairs or restoration.

Sale preview
Pre-auctions viewings are open to the public free of charge. is concerned for your safety while on our premises and we endeavour to display items safely so far as is reasonably practicable, Nevertheless, should you handle any items on view at our premises, you do so at you own risk.


Preemption right
The French state retains a preemption right on certain works of art and archives which may be exercised during the auction.
In case of confirmation of the preemption right within fifteen (15) days from the date of the sale, the French state shall be subrogated in the buyers position.

Catalogue descriptions
shall exercise such due care when making express statements in catalogue descriptions, as amended by any notices posted in the salesroom prior to the opening of the auction or by announcement made by the auctioneer at the beginning of the auction and noted in the minutes of the sales, as is consistent with its role of an auction house and in the light of the information provided to it by vendor, of the scientific, technical and artistic knowledge, and the generally accepted opinions of relevant experts, at the time any such express statement is made.
View full terms and conditions