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NRC#19 is now online!
EVENING SALE:

Monday 5 June at 19:30


DAY SALE (ONLINE ONLY):

Tuesday 6 June at 14:00

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Team Adams Amsterdam Auctions

adams Amsterdam Auctions

The Next Generation
Auction House

Combining love for art, expertise and personal approach with innovative collaborations and single owner sales.

Collaborations

Our cooperation with the leading Dutch newspaper NRC started in 2014 is a great success. Together we have organized more than 18 auctions and sold over 7800 lots!

We are always open for new collaborations.


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Single owner sales

Are you interested in selling an entire collection? We specialise in single owner auctions. In the past we have successfully sold, amongst others, the collections of fashion designer Frans Molenaar and iconic writer and painter Jan Cremer.

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our auctions

Buy & Sell with
Adams

Buying and selling at auction is an exciting and accessible way to the secondary art market for first-time buyers as well as to seasoned collectors. It offers a transparent sale process with the prospect to acquire quality pieces at fair market value. Seller's commission is between 10 - 25%, while buyer's premium is set at a fixed rate of 26,62% including VAT. Auctions guarantee anonymity to all buyers and consignors.

We sell paintings, drawings, sculptures, photographs, applied art, prints and multiples, from Old Masters to Contemporary Art. We are especially interested in works of high, collectible quality.

Why Adams?

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High realised prices and high sell-through rates
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Promotion on the largest auction platforms in the world
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Viewing days in Amsterdam
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Live and online auctions
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Experienced team of specialists
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No sale, no charges

About us

Adams is the next generation auction house. We combine love for art, expertise and personal approach with innovative collaborations and single owner sales.
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Team

Meet our team and get in touch with us!
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Press

Since its foundation in 2009, Adams has conducted many extraordinary sales, about which have been written interesting articles.
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Highlights

NRC18
November 2022

Hockney
David Hockney
Cacti on Terrace, 1998
Estimate
€ 4.000 - 6.000
Price Realised
€ 22.896
Corneille
Corneille
Vers le soleil, 1958
Estimate
€ 15.000 - 20.000
Price Realised
€ 30.528
Filarski
Dirk Filarski
Mountainous landscape, c. 1912-1917
Estimate
€ 4.000 - 6.000
Price Realised
€ 13.992
Appel
Karel Appel
Mathilde, 1962
Estimate
€ 120.000 - 160.000
Price Realised
€ 152.640
Maryan
Maryan
Untitled, 1971
Estimate
€ 2.400 - 3.400
Price Realised
€ 48.336
Schoonhoven
Jan Schoonhoven
Portfolio: Geprägte Strukturen, 1972
Estimate
€ 8.000 - 12.000
Price Realised
€ 21.624
Appel
Karel Appel
Untitled, 1976
Estimate
€ 10.000 - 15.000
Realised
€ 33.072

Do you have an item of interest?

Dumas
Marlene Dumas 
The Supermodel, 1995
Estimate
€ 5.000 - 7.000
Price Realised
€ 10.176
Jorn
Asger Jorn
Untitled, 1940
Estimate
€ 100.000 - 150.000
Price Realised
€ 127.200

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