The awaited Design & Classic Sale Helander Auction in December 2022 offers a great range of interesting objects from classical 19th century Antiquity’s to more modern mid 20th century design classics! Some of the selection’s highlights include Alvar Aalto’s design classics, Idman’s sought-after lighting rarities, icons and for example an autograph of Tsar Nicholas II, his pen and his guestbook dated year 1915.
The Design & Classic Sale Helander will be held online starting from 9th of December and ending on the 16th of December 2022. Bids can be submitted via the catalog. Please note that submitting Bids requires a registration and login. You may read more about how to register, here.
Design & Classic Sale Helander’s Viewing is open on weekdays from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Hernepellonkuja 8–10 (Helander’s main building), 00560 Helsinki, Finland.
Please note that a Buyer’s Premium and a Hammer Fee will be added on top of the Hammer Price visible in the Catalogue. To view the Current Fees, please scroll down. There might also be some additional costs of Droit de suite added to the Lot’s hammer price. These Lots have been marked with a star *-symbol.
|Buyers Premium||+ 23,25 % of the hammer price|
|Hammerfee||+ 8,50 EUR / Lot|
|Droit de Suite fee, *-marked items||at most 5 % of the hammeprice|
|Sell price €||Royalty % of the price|
|< 50 000 €||5 %|
|50 001–200 000 €||3 %|
|200 001–350 000 €||1 %|
|350 001–500 000 €||0,5 %|
|> 500 001 €||0,25 %|
You should pay your purchases within five (5) days after the auction has ended. You can pay for your purchases either at the Auction House or through the My Pages service.
At the Chamber, payment methods are bank and credit cards or bank transfer. Please note, that we do not accept cash or charge debit cards remotely.
From My Pages, you’ll see an invoice for your purchases after the auction. You can pay for your purchases via the service with a card or through your own online bank.
Items must be picked up / shipping ordered and paid within five (5) days of the auction.
When considering packaging or mailing, contact us. We will professionally pack (and if necessary disassemble) items for mailing or transport. Request a quote here
At Helander online auctions, we apply condition grading, the purpose of which is to make it easier for prospective buyers to gain information on the condition of the lots, along with images, descriptions and possibly seeing the lots for themselves at a pre-auction viewing.
|10.||unused / good as new|
|9.||almost unnoticeable wear and tear due to use|
|8.||age-appropriate / slight wear and tear due to use|
|7.||wear and tear due to use + minor flaws|
|6.||considerable wear and tear due to use|
|5.||considerable wear and tear due to use + minor flaws|
|4.||flaws and defects|