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With the aim to provide a popular showcase for the unique and the beautiful ,buy Original Art at ACF and express yourself with an unique peace of art created by the talented artists .
 Auction Basics
An ancient and elementary form of commerce, auctions have long been the best way to establish the value of unique and rare items. Today, modern innovations such as broadcasting sales over the Internet and accepting bids online in real time allow you to participate in our auctions no matter where you are in the world .
Explore and place your bids in our live auctions of original paintings, prints, photographs, and more by influential Modern and contemporary artists.
Why choose ACF Auctions ? 
  • ACF attracts a diverse audience from all over the world, bringing your work one step closer to its new home.
  • Your dedicated specialist is with you every step of the way, from setting an estimate to providing a sales strategy.ACF will guide you through the entire auction process .
  • Artworks stay with you until they sell and are then handled by our trusted shipping partners
  • A skilled marketing and PR team
  • A team of accomplished auctioneers widest possible reach saves times saves manpower

Who can attend an auction?

All of ACF auctions are free and open to the public, and there is no obligation to bid

Who are the auctioneers?

ACF  Professional are trained professionals, often with decades of experience. The auctioneer initiates the sale of each lot by briefly describing the item and then starting the bidding at a price that is lower than its reserve .

How does it work ? How to bid .

1 . Register
Now that you’ve registered your details ,you can submit bids online at anytime for the duration of an auction. You will have to submit a basic registration fee of Rs.3000 and this will be only one time . Most ACF auctions last one month .

2.Explore
Use the features on our site to discover works by your favorite artists and designers in ACF auctions .Search by artist name , artwork title or auction to discover works .

3.Bid
Enter any bid amount as long as it is greater than or equal to the low estimate (the amount noted below the bid field), and click on “place bid.” If you do not have a credit card number on file you will be prompted to add it to secure your bid at this point. This will automatically place a bid at the next increment and save any excess amount as a maximum bid .

4.Monitor Auction
Once you place your bid, you will receive an email confirmation of your bid and will be notified by email when you are outbid.

Bidding increments increase at the following intervals:

5.Buy
Congratulations, you have won! Follow our seamless checkout process to purchase your work. Please note that the card you used to bid with is not automatically charged and you must follow the indicated check out steps to complete your purchase.

How does bidding work?

After the auctioneer starts the bidding, they will accept incrementally higher bids until a sole bidder remains. This final bidder purchases the lot. However, if the bidding fails to reach the reserve price , the lot will pass unsold.
Each auction listing provides comprehensive information about the artwork, including images and a detailed artwork description to assist you with your decision to bid.

What types of auctions does acf hold?

Acf auctions generally comprise fine arts, antiques and decorative arts, books and manuscripts, jewellery and wine in sales dedicated to each collecting area .
Our aim is to connect buyers with Art Lovers who are searching for selected and curated art. We provide online art auctions for contemporary and modern artworks including a wide range of original art – paintings, drawings, prints, objects and photographs by known visual artists.

Tips for Successful Buying.

Consignors AND savvy buyers rely on our expertise when searching for the finest property available

Buy with Confidence
When you wish to acquire fine art, jewels, antiques or other valuable property, our knowledgeable specialists. Or, if you’re a novice collector, ACF can provide basic guidance.
Interested in buying?.

Need Assistance?
For the purpose one of our specialists will be delighted to help with your enquiry.

How to Buy at Auction

Four ways to find out what’s for sale:

Register to Bid
In-Person Registration
you will need to create an account and provide a government-issued proof of identity such as a driver’s license or passport. A bank reference may also be required. You will also have the opportunity to record your communication details (email or post) and shipping preferences (collect or ship).
Online Registration
If you require further assistance while registering to bid, please contact the Bids department using the contact information below:
Place Your Bid
– Saleroom
Bid in person to experience the live excitement of an auction first hand.
– Online
Participate in real time – Telephone
– Absentee
Submit an Absentee Bid and allow the auctioneer to execute this on your behalf.
Pay for Your Purchase
Successful bidders may pay on the day of the auction, immediately after buying. Buyers may pay by bank transfer, cheque or cash (subject to any restrictions and legal limits).
Receive Your Property
team can arrange expert and insured shipping and convenient delivery of your property..

simply provide your delivery address when you register for a sale

How to Buy at Auction
Looking to sell? Visit our easy Auction Estimate Service page.
ACF experienced staff will guide you through a simple and seamless buying process: from selecting a work, to placing a successful bid, to shipping your purchase.
ways to find out what’s for sale:
1. Browse our e-catalogues on or mobile device.
2. Visit our pre-sale exhibitions, which are open to the public.
3. Register to receive e-mail alerts so that you never miss a sale in your area of interest..
Register to Bid
In-Person Registration
To register in person to bid at the sale location before the auction begins, OnlineIf you require further assistance while registering to bid, please contact the Bids department using the contact information below:
Place Your Bid
– Saleroom
Bid in person to experience the live excitement of an auction first hand.
– Online
Participate in real time – Telephone
Register to Telephone Bid – Absentee
Submit an Absentee Bid and allow the auctioneer to execute this on your behalf.
Pay for Your Purchase
Successful bidders may pay on the day of the auction, immediately after buying.
Register to Bid
In-Person Registration
Online Registration
If you require further assistance while registering to bid, please contact the Bids department using the contact information below:
Place Your Bid
Pay for Your Purchase
Successful bidders may pay on the day of the auction, immediately after buying.
Receive Your Property
quote. For property purchased in any of our other salerooms, please contact that office directly to arrange for the transport of your purchases.
Departments :
  • Contemporary Asian art
  • Photography
  • Post war 1
  • Prints and Multiples
  • Middle Eastern Art
  • Western art
  • Jewellery
  • Wine and Spirits
  • Watches and Wristwatches
  • Books and manuscripts
  • Sculptures
  • Furniture
Tags :
  • ACF is the auction house for 21st century collector
  • Collection should be an exercise in passion , not patience .

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With the changing world and latest technological developments every moment , there are improvements to the process of buying art to consider .

Benefits of online auctions :

•Buy remotely : Instead Of waiting for great art to come your way , now you can go to it by viewing a piece and other works by different artists even if they are oceans away .
•Virtual Hanging : Before you actually buy a new piece see how it looks on your walls with one of many virtual hanging tools which can create scaled representations of how and where a piece would hang .This way, you can find out for sure whether or not you want a piece.
Art auction sites are a great way to get into art collecting for newbies, and a fantastic way to continue a tradition for seasoned art collecting veterans.
•Say Goodbye to Stressful Auctions
When you bid for art online, there is none of the silly social pressure that one finds at the traditional auctions. Feel free to take back your offer or to enter the bidding at whatever time you choose, and make decisions based only on your objective opinion of a piece.