L&M The Lester Marks Curated Collection Auction

by Lewis & Maese Antiques & Auctions
June 5, 2024 6:00 PM CDT
Live Auction

220 Lots

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Lewis & Maese Antiques & Auctions

Location: Houston, TX, US

Phone: 713-869-1335

Payment

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  • Accepts online payments
Accepted Forms of Payment: ACH, American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa, Wire Transfer

Shipping

- L&M will arrange shipping for only firearms, watches, or jewelry.

- Shipping for all other items is the Buyer's responsibility.

- Jewelry Packing & Shipping costs will be based on the size and value of the items purchased (Insurance & Signature Confirmation will be included). Price will vary starting at $15.00. Multiple purchased items may be combined at a lower cost to the buyer.

- **Recommended Shipper Info: PAKMAIL at ([email protected]); Or Navis Pack & Ship at ([email protected])**

- **If you have any questions, please contact us at 713-869-1335 to discuss.**

Lewis & Maese invites you to join us for this highly anticipated auction consisting of more than 200 lots Wednesday, June 5th at 6:00 pm. The collection was handpicked by Mr. Marks and purchased from local art galleries, Christies, Sotheby, Heritage, and many others. Proceeds benefit the Healing Arts Program at the Art League Houston. Lester Marks is the Houston Ambassador To The Arts. He states, “I purchased these works because I love them, and still do, after decades of hanging on my walls, its time to share them with others.” Mr. Marks collection is ranked in the top 100 art collections of all time. Artists include Jesus Moroles, Mark Christianson, David Brown, Boltanski, Helen Altman, Lawrence Weiner, J. Todd Allison, Kelly Alison, Ed Ruscha, Matt Messinger, William Betts, Al Souza, Lucinda Cobley, Suzanne Banning, Brandon Araujo, Ushio Shinohara, Michael Ray Charles and hundreds more! Valet Parking is available day of auction. RSVP not required but requested by calling (713) 869-1335. PREVIEW DATES & TIMES Monday - Wednesday 11am - 4pm Tuesday, June 4th from 5pm - 8pm ~ A special cocktail preview with Mr. Lester Marks talking about the pieces being sold and the significance of the works being offered for sale. Watch the online video previews on our website at LMAuctionCo.com
Buyer's Premium
$0+: 25.0%
Bid Increments
From: To: Increments:
$0 $49 $5
$50 $199 $10
$200 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $2,499 $100
$2,500 $4,999 $250
$5,000 + $500

Conditions of Sale

Shipping Terms: - L&M will arrange shipping for only firearms, watches, or jewelry.

- Shipping for all other items is the Buyer's responsibility.

- Jewelry Packing & Shipping costs will be based on the size and value of the items purchased (Insurance & Signature Confirmation will be included). Price will vary starting at $15.00. Multiple purchased items may be combined at a lower cost to the buyer.

- **Recommended Shipper Info: PAKMAIL at ([email protected]); Or Navis Pack & Ship at ([email protected])**

- **If you have any questions, please contact us at 713-869-1335 to discuss.**

Payment Process : Payment Terms:

International Customers

- All international customers must pay by Wire/Bank Transfer:

Bank Details:

Chase Bank

Account Number: 219889786

Swift Code: CHASUS33



US Customers

- For all transactions less than $2,500: Payment must be paid by:

1. Cash in person is always accepted.

2. Credit Card - In person or over the phone is acceptable

3. Bank Wire Transfer or ACH Payment

Chase Bank

ACH Routing Number: 111000614

Account Number: 219889786

4. Certified Bank Check or Money Order

5. Check (must wait 5-7 days to clear the bank - $25 Insufficient Funds Charge if applicable)



- For all transactions $2,500.00 - $5,000.00: Payment must be paid by:

1. Credit Card

- In person acceptable when using the chip and must be signed in person.

- Over the phone

Must complete the LMAA Credit Card Authorization form including signature.

2. Bank Wire Transfer or ACH Payment

Chase Bank

ACH Routing Number: 111000614

Account Number: 219889786

3. Certified Bank Check or Money Order

4. Check (must wait 5-7 days to clear the bank - $25 Insufficient Funds Charge if applicable)



- For all transactions greater than $5,000.00: Payment must be paid by:

1. Bank Wire Transfer or ACH Payment

Chase Bank

ACH Routing Number: 111000614

Account Number: 219889786

2. Certified Bank Check or Money Order

3. Check (must wait 5-7 days to clear the bank - $25 Insufficient Funds Charge if applicable)

**No credit cards payments are to be accepted unless approved by David.**

Buyers Premium: Buyer's Premium and Taxes - Please be reminded that the actual purchase price will be the sum of the hammer price plus the buyer's premium (In-House=23%, Online=25%) and State Taxes of 8.25%, plus if applicable any online website fees or shipping charges.