Info - Auction 101

Important information for buyers about Auction 101 

- The lots are definitely awarded in the saleroom on the 17th december  2021 from 2:00pm CET at Bertolami Fine Arts in Piazza Lovatelli 1, 00186 Rome.

- The absentee bids may be made through our website (, fax, email, phone or directly at the offices of Bertolami Fine Arts. The absentee bids made on our website can be received until 11:00 am CET on 17 december  2021.

- In the event of matching bids on the same lots, the earliest bid will take precedence.

- In the case of only one bid on a lot, the lot will awarded at the opening price. (e.g. if the opening price is € 1.000 and the only bid offered is € 1.500, the lot will be awarded at € 1.000).

- In the case of multiple bids on the same lot, it will be awarded to the highest bidder. The calculation of the offer will be made at

predetermined increments added to the bid immediately lower than the highest received. (e.g. if the opening price is € 1.000 and customer (A) offers € 1.270 while customer (B) offers € 1.800, the lot will be awarded to customer (B) at € 1.370 (i.e. with a predetermined increment of € 100 over the immediate lower bid of € 1.270).

- The realized sale prices list will be published on the website, within ten days from the end of the auction.

- Payment for the purchased lots may be made by the following methods:

• bank cheque or cashier’s check to Bertolami Fine Arts s.r.l. with surcharge of € 10 for foreign checks.

• credit card Visa, MasterCard and American Express;

• Paypal

• Direct bank transfers in Euro may be made to Bertolami Fine Arts s.r.l. with surcharge of € 10 for outside European:

- BPER Banca - Agenzia 28 - IBAN: IT18R0538705006000035185964 - SWIFT/BIC BPMOIT22XX

- BANCO DESIO - IBAN: IT58J0344003209000000192600 - SWIFT/BIC BPSPIT31XXX

On the invoices paid by bank transfer, cheque or cash will not be added a surcharge of Administration fees of 3,5%.

- The successful bidder will pay a buyer’s fees to Bertolami Fine Arts, for each lot, of 26% on the hammer price. 

  • All lots purchased on the Live-bidding of our website ( and Bidspirit (  are subject to an increment of 1,5% on the hammer price. 
  • All lots purchased on the platform Arsvalue ( are subject to an increment of 3% on the hammer price.

- Any customs charges, export license and shipping costs will be charged to the buyer. In the case of unjustified contestation, by which the items are returned to BFA, any customs and shipping costs will be payable by the buyer. The waiting time for export permits is approximately 60/90 days from date of request at the competent Export Office. The license application is submitted to the ministry upon full payment of the lot and the express request of the buyer.

- All participants should read the terms of sale of the auction that will be accepted automatically at the time of participation in the auction.

- The information for buyers and the terms of sale on the Bertolami Fine Arts website prevail over the versions in the printed catalogs.


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Auction 101


Auction Times 
December 17th 2021 at 2:00 pm CET

Bertolami Fine Arts srl
Piazza Lovatelli, 1
00186 Rome

Absentee bids deadline
Bids may be submitted until 11:00 AM CET on December 17th 2021.

Buyer's fees: 26%

Live Bidding BFA: 1,5%