The Winter Country House Sale

by Sworders

05 Dec 2017 10:00 GMT Live Webcast Auction

Important Information


Lots marked with a * may attract the Artist’s Resale royalty charge at the rate of 4% of the hammer price. 

This royalty, where applicable, will be charged to the purchaser. 

Buyer's Premium 22% + VAT 

Lots purchased online with will attract an additional charge for this service in the sum of 3% of the hammer price plus VAT at the rate imposed 

Due to the high number of fraudulent card transactions that we have experienced recently, we will no longer be accepting payment over the phone by credit or debit card. Payment can be made in person by credit or debit card. Payment will also be accepted by bank transfer or cheque. The cheque payment will have to clear before goods are released. Please be aware that cheque clearance will take eight days from deposit. We will only release goods to a third party upon receipt of identification and authority from the purchaser. 

Your payment must be made direct to Sworders and will not be processed by 


Unfortunately, we are unable to arrange any packing or delivery of items.  Therefore, we would suggest that you contact one of the following companies:


Mail Boxes Etc

Dorset House, Duke Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1TB

Tel:  +44 1245 262527



Pack and Send (specialising in fragile, large and awkward items)

417 Upper Richmond Road West, East Sheen, London, SW14 7PJ

Tel:  + 44 20 8392 6990



Stephen Morris Shipping PLC

Unit 9, Ockham Drive, Greenford Park, Greenford, UB6 0FD

Tel:  +44 20 8832 2222



Alban Shipping

Unit 4, Premier Business Park, Dencora Way, Luton, Bedfordshire LU3 3HP

Tel: +44 1582 493099




Terms & Conditions

These terms are based upon the recommended terms of sale by the Society of Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers.