FAQ Art Dumay

Art Dumay

Art Dumay is an established art dealer in Nuenen, near Eindhoven - the Netherlands.
We are also a project agency and offer art valuations, collection management, art mediation through online sales and the organisation of art-related events. We sell works of art from and for collectors, both companies and institutions as well as individuals.
Art Dumay has a professional restoration and framing department to meet all your needs.

Sure, we are active on Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn!

Buy

At Art Dumay we work with different auction and sales platforms on which we offer art and we have our own webshop. Click here to go to our offer on the auction- and sales platforms. Or click here to visit our webshop.

Certainly! In most cases, you can come and see the works of art offered online at our gallery in Nuenen to see if they meet your requirements. Please make an appointment first, so that we can have the work ready for you!

You can pay for your purchase easily and securely with iDEAL or SOFORT Banking.

Our selection is extremely broad: classic paintings, drawings, etchings, modern canvases, screen prints and also sculptures and objects, by well-known and still undiscovered artists. Have a look at our current offer. It varies weekly.

Selling

At Art Dumay we mediate in the sale of works of art, taking care of the entire process from photographing and offering to shipping and financial settlement. To assess how we can best mediate your works of art, please send us some clear pictures of the works by e-mail or via WhatsApp (+31682086066), together with the information you have about the works. Our experts will look at this and offer you further information and a tailor-made proposal. Look here for more information!

Yes, absolutely. At Art Dumay we have years of experience in the mediation of art collections of all sizes. We take care of the entire process for you. Click here for more information or contact Just Stroeken at just@artdumay.com.

Valuation

Certainly! Our experts will be happy to help you. You are welcome every Saturday at the painting consultation hour between 10.00 and 16.00 hours. Registration is not obligatory. A phone call in advance giving an indication of time is appreciated. This valuation (on Saturdays) is free of charge and without obligation.

You can also email clear photos (overview+details) to taxaties@artdumay.com or whatsapp to +31 6 82086066.

Appraisal on location at a rate agreed with you in advance is possible, please receive photos of the works of art to be appraised in advance. You can send the photos of the artwork to taxaties@artdumay.com or whatsapp to +31 6 82086066.

We value single works of art as well as entire art collections.

The valuers of Art Dumay provide valuation reports of works of art for estate planning, valuation or insurance. Both for private individuals and for insurers, notaries or trustees. You can request a quotation by sending an e-mail to officemanagement@artdumay.com.

We organise a valuation day twice a month at external locations throughout the Netherlands. Keep an eye on our website for a valuation day near you.

Shipping / Collection / Return

Your purchased work of art is carefully packed in protective bubble wrap and other packing material and then sent by personal courier (within NL and BE) or by parcel post (international). This allows us to keep the risk of damage to a minimum.

Shipping costs vary according to the size of the artwork, and are determined individually for each piece. The shipping costs are displayed when you fill in your address details.

Shipments in the Netherlands are delivered within 1-2 days. Shipments to other countries are delivered within 2-5 days.

Art Dumay ships all its packages worldwide

This is possible from Monday to Saturday, between 10.00 and 16.00 hours at Cockeveld 4 in Nuenen (NL).

Restoring

Every work of art is unique, so in order to determine what restoration work is necessary, our expert at Art Dumay needs to physically assess the work of art. He will then tell you more about the possibilities, costs and duration. For more information, click here.

 Yes, our restorer is a member of Vereniging Restauratoren Nederland. Quality is therefore guaranteed.

This depends on work on the work. Often the works have been restored within two works.

The valuers of Art Dumay provide damage reports of works of art for insurance purposes. Both for private individuals and for insurers, notaries or trustees. Please contact us for an offer without engagement.

Framing

Absolutely. Our frame shop has been in existence since 1937, and our skilled framers and advisors will be pleased to help you. We can make both bar frames and handmade frames for you. Our collection comprises more than 1000 frame profiles. It is easy to make an appointment for personal advice! You can do so at jan@artdumay.com . Read on for more information.

You can hang your work of art with a new frame on the wall within 10 days.

That is certainly possible. Just let us know when you buy it, and we will discuss the possibilities together! . Please contact us.

Purchasing and disbursement

Please fill in the purchase declaration, sign it and return it to us as a pdf(inkoopverklaring@artdumay.com). This will enable us to initiate the further payment process.

There are various ways of signing documents online. If you do not have any software for this, you can use the following software.

When you receive a purchase statement, please fill it in, sign it and return it to us. You will then receive payment within 4 to 6 weeks, depending on customs clearance, international shipping, return rights and handling by the platform on which the work was sold.

For questions about the status of your mediation, please contact Eva Nooijen at eva@artdumay.com.