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Who are we ? :
Artvalue.com is an Internet service provided by the limited company ARTVALUE.COM SA, with a capital of € 91.500 €.
Registered under Luxembourg trade: RCS Luxembourg with number B 54750, VAT: LU 18703950,
and represented by Mr Philippe MORENO.
- Philippe Moreno: Chief executive officer
- Gonzague Watine: Director
- Julien Poisson: Director
- Alberta Pane: Representative for Italy
Copyright holder : artvalue.com © all rights reserved :
The overall structure the site with all of its software, texts, images, sounds, graphics and any
other composing elements belong exclusively to the property of artvalue.com and are exploitable
only with the correct licence to do so. Any partial or total copy of the site, by whichever means,
and without the expressed authorisation of the company artvalue.com, is strictly prohibited
and will be sanctioned by article L-335-2 of the Intellectual property French Code.
The entire database including texts, works and illustrations made available on-line
are protected by author and database copyright as stated in
article L-341-1 & followings of the Intellectual property French Code.
Consultation and reception of documents does not lead to the transfer of intellectual
property rights by the user providing the latter does not reproduce or broadcast the data
which is strictly limited to personal use only.
The editor provides the information along with its associated services but does not however,
guaranty the reliability, actuality or exhaustiveness of the database. The user searches, selects
and interprets the data under his own responsibility
The ARTVALUE brand mark as well as its logos are registered trademarks.
The copy, be it partial or complete, modification or falsification of these trademarks is strictly
prohibited without expressed authorisation from the company artvalue.com and will be sanctioned,
in line with article L-713 & following of the Intellectual property French Code.
Are forbidden, among others, any unusual or automatized requests, or executed by
robots, softwares, hardware systems, and algorithmic-generated processes, mathematical series
or by difference of another existing data bank.
Any unauthorized use of theses rights without the express permission of ARTVALUE.COM SA is
Any quotation or use of the ARTVALUE.COM SA service must respect the company's rights and has to
bear imperatively the caption "Source: ARTVALUE.COM"
Authors' Copyrights :
This web site respects author copyright.
The author's copyright applies to all protected works reproduced and visible on this site.
Unless expressed permission is granted, the use and reproduction of all works is strictly
limited to private use only. In order to publish or broadcast the works,
permission must be granted by the ADAGP or its foreign correspondents'
and acquitted from corresponding royalty charges:
11, rue Berryer
Tel: (33) 1.43.59.09.79
Fax: (33) 184.108.40.206.89
In the event that you should find author copyright is not properly respected
on the artvalue.com site please contact us by mail at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Should an artist, or rightful owner, report to us his refusal to see his works of art reproduced
on this web site, artvalue.com undertakes to remove immediately the pictures in question.
A cookie does not enable identification of an individual it simply records navigation data.
Cookies are only stored on the user's computer.
artvalue.com on line services are conditional to the user's acceptance of cookies.
Artvalue.com respects its users' privacy, which is considered a priority, but also reminds the user
that cookies are only used to measure site audience figures and in no instance
to illegally obtain personal data.
Artvalue.com declines all responsibility for the content of sites he does not provide
and which are accessible through the intermediary of hypertext links. .
The artvalue.com users may not create a hypertext link to this site without
expressed permission from the company artvalue.com
Preliminary subscription :
The user may browse the products on offer on the artvalue.com web site,
in order to make a purchase however, the user will need to go through an identification process.
To this effect, the user will be required to complete an identification form.
The user will also be required to supply an id and password which will remain
personal and confidential.
In the event that the user is informed of a third party using his id and password,
he must inform the company artvalue.com without delay.
The informed user accepts that inputting his identification codes is taken
as proof of identity and loyalty.
Responsibility limitation :
The terms and conditions hereby presented conform with French law.
French law courts detain the right to pronounce on any litigations which may arise
between two parties
Artvalue.com accepts no responsibility for the content precision, exhaustiveness,
legitimacy, reliability, operability and availability of the data on this web site.
Artvalue.com cannot be held liable to a user for incurred damage
following the incorrect use of data available on-line.
Modification of the terms & conditions of use :
The terms and conditions hereby presented may be modified or completed according
to our requirements and without prior notice: to stay informed of any changes we advise you
to regularly read the terms and conditions of use.
Description of the artvalue.com web site :
The artvalue.com Internet site provides users with information on the art market,
- The online consultation of the GUIDE MAYER auction results database
- A nonexhaustive calendar of the worldwide public auctions
- A repertory of the worldwide auction houses
- An autoevaluation service for works of art.
The information published on artvalue.com results from third parties.
The web site artvalue.com does not publish the totality of the auctions results, but
only a significant fraction of the totality.
Service Cancellation :
The artvalue.com company is authorised to interrupt or modify, at any time,
services provided on-line, for whichever reason and without warning.
Artvalue.com SA reserve the right to interrupt and to cancel the access to
any user of the service who is suspected of an unusual use of the service
Artvalue.com will not share or divulge personal data unless specific authorisation
has been given by the user or unless compelled to by law.
Artvalue Gallery - General Conditions of sale :
Placing an order on www.artvalue.com and confirming this order signifies
total and complete acceptance of the present general conditions of sale.
Artvalue Gallery - Prices & Payment :
Prices are expressed in euros including VAT and standard packaging and excluding delivery charges.
Any VAT change will be passed on the price of sold items.
The delivery charges per destination are fixed, irrespective of the number and/or type of articles ordered.
Details of delivery charges are indicated when the country of delivery has been selected.
The price is payable when ordering.
Electronic payments (credit card), checks in euros and payable in Luxembourg and tranfers
on Artvalue.com SA bank account are accepted.
The customer sends its payment to Artvalue.com SA within 8 days after the order.
If not, the order will be automatically cancelled by Artvalue.com SA.
Invoice will be attached whith the ordered items.
Proof of payment :
Information recorded by Cetrel on the SIPS secured payment platform for Artvalue.com SA
is proof of purchase for transactions between Artvalue.com SA and its customers.
Information recorded by the payment system used by the customer (bank establishment or other)
constitutes proof of purchase for transactions between Artvalue.com SA, its customers and the
above bank establishments.
Artvalue Gallery - Parties’ general obligations :
By accepting an order, Artvalue.com agrees to sell to the customer
and have delivered to him the products he has ordered.
Works presented on the www.artvalue.com sites are normally available
and the site is updated after every sale. However, if, for any reason whatsoever,
a work reputed to be available cannot be delivered to the customer,
any amounts he may have already paid will be integrally reimbursed to him,
but without him having any possibility of claiming for damages.
All articles delivered remain the property of Artvalue.com until they have been paid for in full.
Artvalue.com Gallery - Delivery :
Goods are sent at the customer's risk.
The customer must check the content of packages on receipt and inform the carrier
of any faults within three working days of receiving the goods.
Artvalue Gallery - Right to cancel :
If you are not totally satisfied with your purchase for any reason,
you have the right to cancel your order within 7 working days
from date of delivery for full credit or refund less any applicable delivery charges.
You will be wholly responsible for the return of the goods and any associated costs of return.
Goods received back incomplete, damaged or in any condition other than saleable, will be
returned to you and the cost of return carriage charged to your account.
Prior to returning any products, please contact us within 7 days from the date of delivery.
If you do not return goods within 7 days after you have informed us that you wish to cancel your order,
your right to cancel will be withdrawn.
A classified on Artvalue.com can be created in order to sell
artworks (paintings, prints, sculptures, watercolours, drawings),
luxury goods (classic cars, textiles, watches, jewellery),
collectibles (posters, memorabilia, militaria, ...)
It is not necessary to link these ads with Artvalue.com's database contents.
Once the classified has been created and published by the user, Artvalue.com SA
will read and validate the content and the classified. Once validates, the classified will be published on Artvalue.com
Artvalue.com SA reserves the right
to remove any ad which would be contrary to law, public policy or public decency,
or which would contravene these legal notices.
The user is fully responsible for the contents published in the classifieds.
While using the classifieds service on Artvalue.com, you will not:
- violate any laws, third party rights, or our policies
- post false, inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, or libelous content (including personal information)
- post content in an inappropriate category
- use Artvalue.com if you are not able to form legally contracts, are under the age of 18
- interfere with other user's listings
- transfer your Artvalue.com Club account and user ID to another party
- distribute or post spam, chain letters
- distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm Artvalue.com
- harvest or otherwise collect information about users, without their consent.