ABSENTEE BIDDING

  • Prices Achieved


    $270,000   Learn More >
    Imperial Chinese Famille Rose Vase
  • Prices Achieved


    $130,000   Learn More >
    Chinese Song Dynasty Ge-Yao Brush Washer
  • Prices Achieved


    $40,000   Learn More >
    Chinese Famille Rose Ding Censer
  • Prices Achieved


    $17,500   Learn More >
    Cecil Kennedy English Still Life Painting
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    $25,000   Learn More >
    Sydney Laurence Mt. McKinley Oil
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    $11,000   Learn More >
    Dale Chihuly 2-Piece Castilian Red Pheasant Macchia Set
  • Prices Achieved


    $40,000   Learn More >
    Kiritsu Kosho Kaisya Japanese Mixed Metals Urn
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    $22,000   Learn More >
    Édouard Cortès Parisian Street Scene Painting
  • Prices Achieved


    $22,500   Learn More >
    Thomas Hill Yosemite Oil Painting
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    $50,000   Learn More >
    Morris Graves "Winter Bouquets" Painting
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    $10,000   Learn More >
    Kenneth Callahan "Time and Space" Oil
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    $30,000   Learn More >
    Kiritsu Kosho Kaisya Japanese Mixed Metals Vase
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    $7,000   Learn More >
    Mark Tobey Untitled White Writing Painting

Telephone & Absentee Bidding Registration

  1. Telephone and absentee bid forms must be emailed, faxed, or received 24 hours prior to auction.

  2. No telephone bids are accepted for less than $500.00. Absentee bids accepted for under $500.00.

  3. Bidders should examine lots offered as all items are sold as-is.

  4. Bidders agree to accept our Terms of Auction when bidding. A 20% Buyer's Premium will be added to all absentee bids and an 25% Buyer's Premium will be added to all online or telephone bidding. Online bidding is not available at all auctions.

  5. MBA will make a good faith effort to accommodate bidders but will not be held responsible for errors or telephone disconnection if such occurs. MBA will call the telephone bidder as per instructions 3 minutes prior to auction lot being offered.

  6. Winning bids must be paid in full by no later than 48 hours following auction or notification of your winning bid. Items purchased may not be shipped until full payment is made.

  7. Buyer is responsible for all shipping costs and purchasing insurance (if desired). MBA will not be held responsible for any loss or damage of goods while in transit. We will be happy to work with any shipping company from our Preferred Shipper List.

Bid Information

Please send an email to info@mbaauction.com with the following information:

  • Subject Line: ABSENTEE BID
  • Bidder Name
  • Email Address
  • Phone Number (with area code, and country code, if applicable)
  • Full Mailing or Shipping Address
  • Date of the Auction

  • FOR EACH ITEM YOU ARE BIDDING ON:
  • Item Number
  • Item Description
  • Bid Price (U.S. Dollars)

Payment

A valid credit card number will be required in order to execute telephone or absentee bids. We accept only Visa and MasterCard.