Update Regarding Sotheby's Buyer's Premium

By Sotheby's

Sotheby’s will be implementing some changes to its Buyer's Premium Schedule this month.

As of February 25, 2019, Sotheby’s Buyer’s Premium for all categories excluding Wine and select Online-Only sales will be: 25% of the hammer price up to and including $400,000/£300,000; 20% of amounts in excess of $400,000//£300,000 up to and including $4,000,000/£3,000,000, and 13.9% of any amounts in excess of $4,000,000/£3,000,000.

These rates exclude local taxes and any applicable artist’s resale right.

Click here to view Sotheby’s Buyer’s Premium Schedule as of February 25th in all salesrooms.

If you have any questions about Sotheby's Buyer's Premium, please call us at one of the following numbers:

US +1 212 606 7000
UK +44 (0) 20 7293 5000
HK +852 2524 8121
Paris +33 1 53 05 53 05
Milan +39 02 295 001
Geneva +41 22 908 48 00

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