Important Information

Buyers premium 25% up to £50,000, 20% thereafter
VAT will be charged on the premium at the rate imposed by law.
Live internet bidding incurs an additional fee of 3%

§ Droit de Suite (Artist`s Re-sale Rights) applies. Please familiarise yourselves with the new terms which came into effect January 2012 (see our Conditions of Sale for further information).

Value Added Tax is charged at the appropriate rate prevailing by law at the date of sale and is payable by Buyers of relevant lots (see our Conditions of Sale for further information).
Please be aware that all lots marked with the symbol Y are subject to CITES regulations when exporting these items outside the EU. These regulations may be found at

New to Lyon & Turnbull?

Don`t worry, registration is still easy there are just a couple of extra steps to take:

We kindly ask that all first time bidders supply the following documents:
1 - Government issued photo ID (Passport/ Driving licence)
2 - Proof of address (utility bill/ bank statement)

Please feel free to drop into any of our saleroom or office locations with these documents or, if more convenient, fax (+44 (0) 131 557 8668) or email ( copies to us. Once your registration is complete we will send you an email to let you know that you are all set up and ready to go.

Please note we do not pack or ship items. The following suggested carriers will be able to arrange packing and shipping but please contact them directly to receive a quote for costs:

For smaller items we suggest Mailboxes Etc. -
Telephone/Email: 0131 556 6226 /

For larger items & furniture we suggest Constantine Moving Services -
Telephone/Email: 01236 750 055 /

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