Bidding before the auction and during the auction
In the auction business, there are six main ways to submit bids. You can either submit written pre-bids by letter, by fax or by email before the auction.
Before submitting your bids, you must read and accept the General Terms and Conditions of the auction house Jeschke | van Vliet.
You have various possibilities to participate in the auctions:
Bids before the auction
Pre-auction bids should be received no later than 2 hours before the auction starts. No guarantee for consideration can be given in the event of later receipt.
1. Pre-bidding by email or live bidding
You can send your bids in writing to info(@)jvv-berlin.de, stating the auction and lot number, your highest bid, your full address and telephone number.
2. Pre-bid by fax
You can send your bids in writing, stating the auction and lot number, your highest bid, your complete address and telephone number, to the fax number +49 30 226677 01 99.
3. Pre-bid by letter
You can send your bids in writing, stating the auction and lot number, your highest bid, your full address and telephone number, to the following address: Jeschke | van Vliet Auctions Berlin GmbH, Potsdamer Straße 16 14163 Berlin
Bids during auction
4. Bidding in the auction room
If you wish to attend the auction in person in the auction room, you are cordially invited to do so. To register in good time, please come to the auction room approx. 30 minutes before your lot number is called. There you will receive your personal bidder number upon presentation of your identity card.
If you would like to be sure of a seat at our auctions, please make a reservation in good time.
5. Bidding by telephone
If you wish to participate in the auction by telephone, this is possible from a catalogue price of 500 Euros. If you wish to bid on several lots in the same auction, participation by telephone is possible from a catalogue price of 300 Euros per lot. In order to bid by telephone, you must register in writing in advance, indicating at best 2 different telephone numbers, which you should send to us no later than 6 hours before the auction starts. The auction house accepts no liability for telephone transmission errors during the auction.
6. Online live bidding
You are welcome to follow the auction live on your computer via the Internet using the technical infrastructure provided by our partner Lotissimo. This requires prior registration at http://www.lot-tissimo.com, http://www.liveauctioneers.com or http://www.invaluable.com, which should be done at least 2 hours before the auction starts (current fee for live bidding 3-5% depending on the platform).
Here you will find a bidder form. You can conveniently fill out this form on your computer, print it out and send it to us signed either by post or fax.
For all bids, the auction house reserves the right to check the creditworthiness of the bidder before accepting the bid.
Notes Submitting bids
Before placing a bid you must read and accept our terms and conditions.
Premium and Tax
A surcharge of 27.95% incl. VAT will be added to your bid (differential taxation, VAT will not be shown).
For items subject to regular taxation, the buyer's premium is calculated from the hammer price plus 22.95% buyer's premium plus statutory VAT. (7% or 19%) on the total amount.