AUCTION 2004 (MAY) (4-6 MAY 2004) : Sales and Enquiries

Known as one of the most comprehensive and definitive sources for modern and contemporary Indian art, SaffronArt has made reach to Indian art simple and instantaneous by combining a series of critically acclaimed international exhibitions, events, and auctions, together, with a strong on-line presence. SaffronArt offers advisory services in transactions involving works of art and aims to create awareness of modern Indian art for individuals and corporations in India and internationally.

The seventh SaffronArt auction features a collection of 115 works by 46 established and emerging Indian artists. This auction is the seventh in the series by SaffronArt which will take place online, exclusively on * allowing serious collectors as well as first time bidders, world wide, to place their bids over a period of three days as opposed to a few hours in a live auction giving more decision making flexibility.

SaffronArt will preview a selection of paintings at the SaffronArt Gallery in Mumbai to provide bidders with an opportunity to view select lots. Please see the Sale Guide for details on the preview.

For bidders who prefer not to bid actively online, please contact SaffronArt for assistance.

Auction Dates

Tuesday, May 4, 2004 9:00 am IST
(11.30 pm US Eastern Time, May 3, 2004)
Thursday, May 6, 2004 9:30 pm IST
(12:00 pm US Eastern Time, May 6, 2004)

Please note that bidding closes at different times according to lot Groups. These times have been listed in the Bid Closing Schedule.

Auction Previews
Wednesday April 28, 2004 7:00 PM onwards
The Saffronart Gallery
Industry Manor, 3rd Floor
Prabhadevi, Mumbai 400 025
Tel. (91 22) 2432 2898 / 2436 4113
email: [email protected]
Lots Available:

115 lots by 46 established and emerging artists of Indian contemporary fine art. All Lots are published in the SaffronArt catalogue and can also be viewed online. Some Lots can be viewed at our Gallery in Mumbai, India, please call us at (91 22) 2432 2898 / 2436 4113 or send an email at [email protected] to set up an appointment. You can also walk in during gallery hours between 11:00 am to 6:30 pm Monday to Saturday.

Auction Pre-registration

You must be registered and verified for the SaffronArt auction in order to bid. If you are already a registered user, you will still have to pre-register for the auction and accept the terms and conditions of sale, but you may login and participate using your SaffronArt login id. In order to pre-register fill out the pre-registration form online or call SaffronArt. Once you pre-register, a SaffronArt representative will verify your details prior to giving you bidding access. You will be sent an email confirming your bidding authorization along with your login id and password. Bidders are advised to pre-register at least 12 hours prior to the start of the auction so that bidding access is available at the start of the auction.

If you are using an absentee/written bid form rather than participating actively online, we will complete the registration formalities for you. SaffronArt will then email your login id and password to you, which you may use to visit the auction online.

Mailing address and Inquiries

Industry Manor, 3rd Floor,
Mumbai 400 025

Sales and Inquiries
Contact: Yamini Telkar, Punya Nagpal
Email: [email protected]
Help Desk Tel:(91-22) 2432-2898 / 2436-4113 ext 204/205
Fax: (91-22) 2432-1187

Shipping and Insurance
Contact: V. Rajesh
Email: [email protected]
Tel: (91 22) 2436-4113 extension 210
Fax: (91 22) 2432-1187

Payments and Accounts
Contact: Pranita Nazar
Email: [email protected]
Tel: (91 22) 2436-4113 extension 206
Fax: (91 22) 2432-1187

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