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Conditions of Sale

Conditions of Sale Winefield’s Auctioneers

1. All property is sold "As Is" and neither Winefield’s nor seller make any express or implied

warranties or representations of any kind or nature with respect to the property, and in the

event shall they be responsible for the correctness of or be deemed to have made any

representation or warranty of merchantability, description, genuineness, attribution,

provenance or condition concerning the property. No statement in the catalogue or made at

the sale or in the bill of sale or the invoice or elsewhere shall be deemed such a warranty or

representation or an assumption of liability. Neither seller nor Winefield’s shall be liable for

any incidental or consequential damages arising from the sale of any property

2. Notwithstanding any other terms of these Conditions of Sale, if within 21 days after the sale,

Winefield’s has received from the Buyer of any property notice of a claim in writing alleging

that any lot is short or that any statement in the catalogue concerning such lot is not well

founded, then in its sole and absolute discretion will decide any such claim as between the

Seller and the Buyer and may rescind the sale and refund the purchase price received

3. As used in these Conditions of Sale, the term "the final bid" means the price at which a lot is

knocked down to the Buyer, and the term "the purchase price" means the sum of the final bid

and the premium payable by the Buyer under Condition 7

4. Winefield’s reserves the right to withdraw any lot before or at the time of sale or to combine

two or more lots.

5. Many of the lots in this sale are offered subject to a reserve, which is a confidential minimum

price below which the lot will not be sold. Winefield’s may implement the reserve by bidding

on behalf of the Seller.

6. The highest bid acknowledged by the auctioneer shall be the Buyer. The auctioneer has the

right to reject any bid and to advance the bid at his/her absolute discretion and, in the event of

any dispute between bidders, to determine the successful bidder or to re-offer and re-sell the

property in dispute. Should there be any dispute after the sale, Winefield’s record of final sale

shall be conclusive. On the fall of the auctioneer's hammer, the Buyer assumes full risk and

responsibility for the lot and may be required to sign a confirmation of purchase, supply his/her

name and address, and pay the full purchase price thereof. If the Buyer fails to comply with

any such requirement, the lot may, at the auctioneer's discretion, be re-auctioned and sold


7. The purchase price payable by a Buyer shall be the sum of the final bid and a premium of

21% of the final bid Excl. VAT. For LIVE online bids the purchase price payable by a Buyer shall 

be the sum of the final and a premium of 21% on the final bid Excl. VAT.

8. The full purchase price of each lot shall be paid in full at the time of the sale or in such manner

as the Buyer has arranged with Winefield’s prior to the auction. The sale price shall be

exclusive of any storage or delivery charges. Title to the property will not pass until payment

has been made.

9. Goods will be released to the Buyer only on presentation of an invoice marked "Paid," signed

by Winefield’s. No delivery will be made until full payment of the purchase price of the

property has been made to Winefield’s. Not less than an entire lot can be taken or delivered

to one address and unless otherwise agreed in writing all goods shall be removed or

instructions given for removal within 14 days after the sale. Free storage is available upon

request for 60 days following the sale and full payment.

10. Bids which are submitted to Winefield’s in writing or otherwise, prior to the sale, for execution

at or below a specified price, are entertained and executed by Winefield’s for the

convenience of the bidders, but Winefield’s shall not be responsible for failing to execute

such bids or for errors relating to the execution of such bids.

11. If any applicable conditions herein are not complied with by the Buyer, Winefield’s may, in

addition to asserting all remedies available by law, including the right to hold the Buyer liable

for the purchase price, either cancel the sale, retaining as liquidated damages any payment

made by the Buyer, or re-sell the property on seven days' notice to the Buyer. If Winefield’s

re-sells the property, the Buyer shall be liable for the payment of any deficiency in the

purchase price and all costs and incidental damages including, but not limited to,

warehousing, the expenses of both sales, reasonable attorney's fees and all other charges

due hereunder.

12. Estimated prices are provided solely for the guidance of Buyers and are printed in the text