BUYING PRIVATELY about
Through private sales, Private Art Source connects buyers and sellers of great works of art outside of the auction room.
WHO CAN I CONTACT FOR HELP IN ACQUIRING AN OBJECT OR WORK OF ART?
* Although Private Art Source endeavors to accommodate all requests, please note that bespoke services are generally provided for transactions of $100,000 or greater.
HOW WILL YOU FIND THE OBJECT OR WORK I AM LOOKING TO ACQUIRE?
Private Art Source’s close relationships with the most important collectors and collections gives us unparalleled access to procure exceptional objects and works of art on your behalf.
HOW DOES THE LEVEL OF DISCRETION IN A PRIVATE SALE DIFFER FROM THAT OF AN AUCTION?
We never disclose the identity of a buyer unless it is the express wish of the client to publicize their identity. All aspects of a private sale are kept in the strictest confidence.
ARE PRIVATE SALES CONDUCTED IN ALL LOCATIONS?
Yes. Private Art Source specialists are engaged with clients worldwide and will utilize our global network to assist you in acquiring the finest objects specific to your needs.
HOW QUICKLY COULD YOU IDENTIFY PROPERTY THAT CLOSELY MATCHES MY SPECIFICATIONS?
We will do our utmost to quickly locate the item or items that best meet your needs, but depending on the rarity and uniqueness of the object, the timing may vary. Our specialists will continue to identify possible private sale opportunities until your requirements have been met.
HOW DO I PAY FOR MY PURCHASE?
As soon as the sale has been processed, the post-sale service team will send you an invoice and a shipping quote based on your shipping preferences. We will also assist you through the paperwork and shipping processes, and other logistical details needed to finalize your purchase.