The Lone Star Art Auction is a Texas-sized auction specializing in the best American, Western, wildlife, sporting, and Texas fine art of the 19th - 21st centuries. Presented by Great American West and Phil Berkebile, Jr., the Lone Star Art Auction brings buyers, collectors, and sellers of historic and contemporary fine art together in Dallas, Texas each year for an enjoyable and highly entertaining event. Texas is one of the largest and most significant art markets in the world, and it is a natural location for a premier fine art sale. The Lone Star Art Auction will be an activity filled two-day event held at the Renaissance Dallas Hotel, kicking off on Friday, October 27 with an all-day auction preview and the festive Lone Star Art Auction Patron’s cocktail reception and dinner that evening. On Saturday, October 28, the day will begin with an auction preview and pre-auction breakfast followed by the live auction at 12:00 noon CT. New for 2023 is that all auction events including the Friday cocktail reception and dinner as well as the Saturday breakfast are complimentary to auction attendee registrants.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
All Lone Star Art Auction events will be held at the Renaissance Dallas, a Marriott Bonvoy Hotel, located at 2222 N. Stemmons Freeway in Dallas, Texas on Friday, October 27 - Sunday, October 29, 2023.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2023
12:00am - 5:00pm CT, Auction Registration, Grand Foyer
10:00am - 5:00pm CT, Auction Art Preview, Grand Ballroom
5:30 - 9:00pm CT, Patron’s Cocktail Reception and Dinner, Grand Ballroom
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2023
10:00am - 12:00pm CT, Auction Registration, Grand Foyer
10:00am - 12:00pm CT, Auction Art Preview and Breakfast, Grand Ballroom
12:00 - 5:00pm CT, Live Auction, Grand Ballroom
12:00 - 6:00pm CT, Auction Check-Out, Grand Foyer
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2023
9:00 - 11:00am CT, Auction Check-Out, Grand Foyer
Auctioneer and Auction:
This Auction is presented by Lone Star Art Auction, a d/b/a/ of Great American West, LLC (“Auctioneer”). The Auction is conducted under these Terms and Conditions and applicable state and local law. Announcements and corrections from the podium and those made through the Terms and Conditions appearing on the Internet at www.lsartauction.com supersede those in the printed catalog. Auctioneer Jason Brooks, State of Texas License Number 16216, will preside over the Auction.
All bids are subject to a Buyer’s Premium which is in addition to the placed successful bid otherwise defined as the Hammer Price. Following is the Buyer’s Premium Schedule for the Auction: 20% for Live In-Person Bidding, Telephone Bidding, and Absentee or Proxy Bidding. 20% for Online Bidding on the Auction website at www.lsartauction.com. 25% for Online Bidding on Bidsquare and LiveAuctioneers.
In order to place bids, Bidders who have not established credit with the Auctioneer must either furnish satisfactory credit information (including two collectibles-related business references) or supply valid credit card information along with a social security number, well in advance of the Auction. Bidders should preregister at least two business days before the start of the Auction (exclusive of holidays or weekends) to allow adequate time to contact references. Credit will be granted at the discretion of Auctioneer. Additionally, Bidders who have not previously established credit or who wish to bid in excess of their established credit history may be required to provide their social security number or the last four digits thereof so a credit check may be performed prior to Auctioneer’s acceptance of a bid. Check writing privileges and immediate delivery of merchandise may also be determined by pre-approval of credit based on a combination of criteria: Auctioneer history, related industry references, bank verification, a credit bureau report and/or a personal guarantee for a corporate or partnership entity in advance of the auction venue.
Conducting the Auction:
Delivery, Shipping and Handling Charges:
Cataloging, Warranties and Disclaimers:
In consideration of participation in the Auction and the placing of a bid, Bidder expressly releases Auctioneer, its officers, directors and employees, its affiliates, and its outside experts that provide second opines, from any and all claims, cause of action, chose of action, whether at law or equity or any arbitration or mediation rights existing under the rules of any professional society or affiliation based upon the assigned description, or a derivative theory, breach of warranty express or implied, representation or other matter set forth within these Terms and Conditions or otherwise. In the event of a claim, Bidder agrees that such rights and privileges conferred therein are strictly construed as specifically declared herein, e.g., authenticity, typographical error, etc. and are the exclusive remedy. Bidder, by non-compliance to these express terms of a granted remedy, shall waive any claim against Auctioneer.
Dispute Resolution and Arbitration Provision:
Notice as to an Auction in Texas. In compliance with TDLR rule 67.100(c)(1), notice is hereby provided that this auction is covered by a Recovery Fund administered by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, P.O. Box 12157, Austin, Texas 78711 (512) 463-6599. Any complaints may be directed to the same address.