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1 Explore

Use the features on page of online auction to discover works by your favorite artists. You can check images, descriptions and condition of the properties (Lots).

 

For more information about condition, please contact us by e-mail.

 

 

 

2 Register

If you wish to participate in an auction, you must register in advance. For details, please consult our website or make inquiries by e-mail.

 

This registration is required for not only the first-time bidders but also for those who have participated in any of SBI Art Auction’s sale in the past.

 

 

 

3 Bid

Please login with your ID number and password we issue you. You can place your bid by clicking on the image of the lot.

 

We will inform you by e-mail when you are outbid. And following services are available for free.

Bidding generally opens below the low estimate and advances in increments of up to 10%, subject to the auctioneer’s discretion.

 

 

Price range(JPY)

Bidding Increments(JPY)

- 50,000

1,000

50,000 - 100,000

2,000

100,000 - 200,000

5,000

200,000 - 500,000

10,000

500,000 – 1,000,000

20,000

1,000,000 - 2,000,000

50,000

2,000,000 - 5,000,000

100,000

5,000,000 - 10,000,000

200,000

 

 

Automatic bidding allows you to put your bidding on autopilot with the goal of getting the most possible bids within your budget.

When using automatic bidding, the bid will be made according to the bidding increments table shown above.

 

A: WATCH LIST

We will inform you about the ending time of the work in your WATCH LIST by e-mail. You can check items on your list in My Page.

 

B: FOLLOW ARTIST

We will send you an email when a work by artists you’re following is newly added to auction. You can check the artists you follow in My Page.

 

 

 

4 Purchase

If your bid was the maximum at the end of the bidding period, you'll receive an e-mail from us shortly after the sale. Please go to your My Page and check the invoice.

 

No fees are included in the price bid-up at the auction site or in the hammer price. We ask successful bidders to pay a uniform 15% buyer's premium on the purchase price along with the consumption tax on the buyer's premium.

 

 

 

5 Payment

Please make payment in Japanese yen within ten business days after your purchase. We accept credit card, PayPal, or wire transfer to the following bank account:

 

SBI art auction Co,. Ltd.

Mizuho Bank, Ltd. Otemachi Corporate Banking Division

Address:1-3-3,Marunouchi,Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo,100-8210 Japan Account No. 5315263

SWIFT Code: MHCBJPJT

(*The customer is responsible for any fees associated with this transaction.)

 

 

 

6 Delivery

Your purchased item(s) will be transferred to your possession after payment has been confirmed.

 

Please fill out "Delivery Instructions" form on My Page and indicate whether you want to have your purchase(s) shipped or to pick them up at our office in Tokyo.

 

The customer will be charged for packaging and shipping upon delivery.