Sunday Auction
Collector's Art Market

18th of August
2.00pm WST

  • Information
  • Artist List

  • Auction

    Sunday 18th August at 2.00pm


    Wilkinson Gallery GATE 1 – Claremont Showgrounds
    1 Graylands Rd,
    Claremont Western Australia


    Friday 16th August 10:00am – 5:00pm
    Saturday 17th August 10:00am – 5:00pm

    Lot 43. Thomas Hoareau

    Bidding Information

    You can register to bid during the viewing and prior to the auction at the reception or by asking one of our staff members. Registration is as simple as filling out a form, if you can not make it in person to the viewing or auction you can register by emailing a telephone and absentee bidding form available for download by 
    clicking here

    Alternatively you can directly email to organise bidding arrangements. If you wish to bid via invaluable, visit the website and follow the prompts.

    GFL Fine Art now offer a variety of ways to bid at auction, in person, via telephone, absentee lodgement and now live online via Invaluable a real time bidding platform. The introduction of this latest method for bidding brings a new level of living room convenience to attending our auctions. 

    How online bidding works: Using enables you to view our auctions live in real time and to place bids which are automatically submitted to GFL on your behalf, our staff receive those bids and submit them to the auctioneer during the sale, successful bids attract a 5% fee. Membership to is free and access to our auctions is unlimited. Click here to go to Invaluable 

    Bidding in Person Once you have registered to bid with GFL you will be issued with a buyers number that links you to our sale, in order to participate simply raise your buyers number so that it is clearly visible to the auctioneer, if your bid is successful the auctioneer will acknowledge your number as the winning bid. 

    Telephone Bidding Enables you to participate in our auction without the requirement to attend, lodgement of a telephone bid can be undertaken at our auction viewings, via telephone or online.  GFL will assign a consultant to you and that person will contact you as your lot of interest is approaching offer, they will then bid live with you via telephone, if you are successful the auctioneer will acknowledge your number as the winning bid. Click here: Telephone or Absentee Bidding Slip to download a printable registration form to fill out and submit via email ( 

    Absentee Bidding As with telephone bidding absentee bidding enables you to participate at our auction without the requirement of your attendance, similarly lodgement of an absentee bid can be undertaken at our auction viewings, via telephone or online, however in the instance of an absentee bid your bid amount (excluding buyers premium 16.5%) is lodged with our auctioneer who then advances bidding on your behalf, and your bid will be executed as cheaply as possible. Click here: Telephone or Absentee Bidding Slip to download a printable registration form to fill out and submit via email (

    Important Information
    For Intending Buyers

    1. Buyers Premium

    A Buyer’s Premium of 16.5% (including G.S.T.) of the hammer price is payable by the buyer of all lots.

    4. Other Information

    All works will be available for payment and collection from the Wilkinson Gallery after the auction and on Monday the 19th of August from 10am to 4pm.

    2. Successful Bids

    Following the Sale successful bidders will receive from GFL Fine Art an invoice detailing purchases.

    5. G.S.T

    GFL Fine Art sell G.S.T. inclusive.

    3. Advice During the Sale

    GFL Fine Art staff are happy to assist or advise prospective bidders on any lot during pre sale viewing times.

    6. Surcharge

    A 1.5% surcharge will apply to approved clients paying accounts using major credit cards.

    Conditions of Sale




    Notwithstanding any other terms and conditions, if within twenty eight (28) days after the sale, GFL Fine Art shall receive from the buyer notice in writing accompanied by the written opinion of a competent expert or authority, that the property is a forgery and not later than seven days after such notification the buyer return the property to GFL Fine Art in the same condition as at the time of sale and satisfies GFL Fine Art that the property is a forgery, the purchase price shall be refunded.


    GFL Fine Art can act as agent for the seller and a seller in its own right.


    Upon the purchaser failing to comply with any of the above conditions all moneys received in part payment shall be absolutely forfeited to the Vendor, and all lots uncleared may be resold by Public Auction or Private Contract and the deficiency (if any) on such resale, together with all costs and charges attending, shall be made good by the defaulter at the sale.


    The highest bidder shall be the buyer. In the event of a dispute as to the bidding of any lot, that lot may be offered again at the discretion of the Auctioneer whose decision shall be absolute and final.


    All goods which have been paid for in full must be removed by the Purchaser at the purchaser’s expense as advised by the Auctioneers.


    The Auctioneer has the right: (i) to advance the bidding at his absolute discretion; (ii) to accept a reserve price on any lot (iii) to place a bid or bid on behalf of the seller; (iv) to withdraw any lot from sale; and (v) to refuse any bid.


    Time shall be the essence of the sale of any lot.


    At the discretion of the Auctioneer every bid shall be at least 5 percent in advance of the previous one and no person may retract his or her bid after once made.


    Whilst every care has been taken in Advertising and in the compilation of this catalogue, the Auctioneers and/or Vendors accept NO RESPONSIBILITY for any misdescription and make no warranty whatsoever. Measurements are approximate and intended only as a guide to prospective purchasers.


    The balance of the purchase price shall be paid within 24 hours of the termination of the sale, or as declared by the Auctioneer whichever is the sooner.


    Terms strictly settlement of account before delivery.


    The whole of the lots having been available for inspection, no allowance or refunds will be made, nor will any buyer be permitted to reject any lot on the grounds that it is not correctly described. The said lots are to be taken with all faults (if any) and will be at the buyer’s risk on the fall of the hammer and thereafter the Vendor will be free of all responsibility for safeguarding the goods and will not be liable for any loss or damage to the goods sold, whether such loss or damages caused or contributed to by any act, neglect or default of the Vendor, its Servants, Employees or Agents.


    Members of the public attend at their own risk, no responsibility is accepted for any accident.


    The buyer is wholly responsible for any damage to property or injury to persons incurred during the removal of a lot or lots purchased, including damage or injury caused by their agents or employees.