Terms & Conditions

Terms For Irv Graham’s Chinese Antique Advisory Service

Welcome to Irv Graham’s Chinese Antique Advisory Service. By accessing and using our website, you agree to comply with the following terms and conditions of use.

Acceptance of Terms:

Your use of the website is subject exclusively to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you must immediately stop using the website. Your continued use of the website indicates your acceptance of these terms.

Advice:

The contents of our website are for informational purposes only and should not be considered as advice. We advise you to exercise your own judgment and seek professional advice before making any decisions based on the information provided on our website.

Links to Third-Party Websites:

Our website may contain links to other websites that are not under our control. We are not responsible for the content or availability of these third-party websites and do not endorse or recommend them.

Copyright:

All intellectual property rights, including copyright and trademarks, in the content of our website are owned by Irv Graham’s Chinese Antique Advisory Service or licensed to us. You are not allowed to download, copy, reproduce, transmit, store, sell, or distribute any of the content without our prior written permission.

Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability:

We provide our website on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any warranty of any kind, express or implied. We do not guarantee that our website will be error-free, uninterrupted, or free of viruses or other harmful components. In no event will Irv Graham’s Chinese Antique Advisory Service be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the use of our website.

Anti-Money Laundering Policy:

We comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and guidelines designed to prevent financial crime, combat money laundering activity, and the funding of terrorist or criminal activity. We conduct appropriate client due diligence and ongoing monitoring, and we have procedures in place to report any suspicious activity to the appropriate authorities.

Asian Art Sales – Terms And Conditions

Payments:

Customers are welcome to view by appointment any item they may be interested in. Email me to arrange an appointment.

Payments! Direct bank transfer payments only!

International or UK customers can securely wire a payment directly to us from their bank.

Simply send us an email telling us which piece you are interested in buying, once you are ready to purchase we will send you our UK bank details in order for you to safely transfer your payment.

We can also hold any piece for you for a small deposit.

Any questions email us irvgraham@yahoo.co.uk

Postage, Packing & Insurance:

All items will be well packed and sent via Parcel Force Global Priority with full insurance & tracking. In the unlikely event an item is lost or damaged during transit no monies will be paid back to the customer until we have successfully been reimbursed from the insurance company ourselves.

We have many years of experience packing and sending art, antiques and collectibles to China, always making sure that even the most delicate and valuable deliveries travel securely so that they remain in perfect condition throughout transit.

Free international postage and packing on most orders, larger items may incur costs. Items will be shipped in strong secure packaging. (Tracking number will be supplied)

All items will be well packed and sent via Parcel Force Global Priority or UPS with full insurance & tracking (Insurance is optional & costs 2% of any purchase price)

Returns & Terms:

Before I list any items for sale on this website I fully ensure the history, condition, provenance & authentication of each piece is rigorously checked. I also appoint an independent specialist to concur with my own authentication & descriptions.

General Returns:

You may return any item within seven (7) days of receipt. A refund will be issued upon return of the item in the same condition to Irv. After seven (7) days of receipt the sale is considered final, and any return will be at the discretion of Irv Graham.

Not as Described Return policy:

In the highly unlikely situation an item is proved to be not as described, we refund the actual paid price (minus shipping & handling costs and insurance fees).

Under Not as Described Return policy, for instance the item is proved to be a copy or fake then there is no time limit for a return.

Refunds will be granted only by any claims which are supported by written statements from one of the following sources below:

1. Christie’s, Sotheby’s or Bonham’s Asian Art specialists.
2. A curator of Asian arts from major museums.
3. A recognized test such as Thermo luminescence from a recognized laboratory such as (Oxford Authentication Ltd)
4. A written opinion of one recognized expert in the field, mutually acceptable to Irv Graham & the buyer.

All items must be returned in the same condition as when they were sold.
All returned monies will be minus our postage costs.