Terms & Conditions
Terms & Conditions regarding use of the webshop Gallery Sorelle Sciarone, Voorschoten.
Welcome to Gallery Sorelle Sciarone!
These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of Gallery Sorelle Sciarone's Website, located at gallerysorellesciarone.com.
By accessing this website we assume you accept these terms and conditions. Do not continue to use Gallery Sorelle Sciarone if you do not agree to take all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.
The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and all Agreements: “Client”, “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person log on this website and compliant to the Company's terms and conditions. “The Company”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our” and “Us”, refers to our Company. “Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the Client and ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner for the express purpose of meeting the Client's needs in respect of provision of the Company's stated services, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of Netherlands. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.
- After the sale of a work, we will confirm the sale within three days. After confirmation of sale, the art work will be shipped within 10 days of the initial purchase. Within the EU, most paintings will be deliverd within 5 working days, but please allow 10-15 working days, due to the items being paintings.
- All art work sold over the website is including tax, but excluding other levy's imposed by governments, if work is shipped outside of the European Union (E. U.).
- On art a 9% tax is imposed on the total sale in the E.U.
- Shipping and returns are free.
- A signature is needed at delivery and purchases will be shipped with a track and trace code.
We use a wide variety of custom and public postage services depending on the size and value of the artwork shipped. Most paintings under 100cm in size will be shipped with POSTNL and larger paintings are shipped through DHL. More expensive paintings are shipped with custom carriers specialised in art transport.
Product Information & Warranties
We sell art work through four channels, our website, Artsper, Artsy.net and on art fairs. On art fairs all sales on the floor are final and via the website different terms apply, according to Dutch law.
FINAL SALE: All our art is for sale on the website. However, it can happen that the artist has decided to keep, give or sell the work to another. Or that the work is lost or damaged, before we can ship it to you. When you buy an art work, we will confirm the payment and the date shipping. Only then can the sale be seen as final. If your art work can not be delivered, we will let you know and will be transferred back by similar payment methods. Please allow for a week to see the payment returned on your given channel.
ART: Sizing of items is in regards to the piece itself and not eventual frames. Some art work is custom sized and a margin of error should be allowed in sizing. The colour of an art work may differ from computer to computer screen. The descriptions of the artwork is a combination of subjective and objective interpretation of an art work. An objective description of formal characteristics of the art work and a subjective interpretation. The artist, gallery owner and client may have very different takes on the interpretation of the art work. That is what makes it great art.
Right to cancel
You can cancel your purchase anytime before we send the work, with no additional costs. Once a work is sent, we will refund your purchase only after we are again in the possession of the art work. According to Dutch Law, the purchase may be cancelled and returned without cause within 14 days of receiving the package. Our return policy allows for 30 days.
If you are not satisfied with your artwork from Gallery Sorelle Sciarone, art work may be returned within 30 days. The artwork must be in original condition; we do not accept refunds for products showing any signs of wear or damage. Take pictures of your work and add them to the form before sending an item back.
Custom made or specially ordered pieces are created especially for, and based on, the exact requirements of each individual client and therefore may not be returned or exchanged. For example, if custom framing is requested, or a painting is commissioned.
Your return package should include the item, along with any original packaging and documents that came with it. Please read how we ship the painting for tips on how to ship the painting yourself. Go to your local post office or carrier, have the item fully insured for the purchase price. Ask for a return receipt for confirmation that your shipment has reached us.
Once the item is received by Gallery Sorelle Sciarone, we will inspect the art work. After the item is verified, we will issue a refund in the same way payment was made. Please allow up to seven business days upon our receipt of the returned item for this process to take place.
Art work is either directly bought on fairs, our website has a plethora of electronic payment possibilities. We only accept payments through the electronic options. A full payment is required when an order is placed by a customer. Until payment has actually cleared, no orders will be dispatched. In the case where payment does not clear, Gallery Sorelle Sciarone has a right to cancel the order completely.
Unless otherwise stated, Gallery Sorelle Sciarone and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on Gallery Sorelle Sciarone. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may access this from Gallery Sorelle Sciarone for your own personal use subjected to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.
You may not:
- Republish material from Gallery Sorelle Sciarone
- Sell, rent or sub-license material from Gallery Sorelle Sciarone
- Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from Gallery Sorelle Sciarone
- Redistribute content from Gallery Sorelle Sciarone
Hyperlinking to our Content
The following organizations may link to our Website without prior written approval:
- Government agencies;
- Search engines;
- News organizations;
- Online directory distributors may link to our Website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the Websites of other listed businesses; and
- System wide Accredited Businesses except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our Web site.
These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Website information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way deceptive; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products and/or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site.
We may consider and approve other link requests from the following types of organizations:
- commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources;
- com community sites;
- associations or other groups representing charities;
- online directory distributors;
- internet portals;
- accounting, law and consulting firms; and
- educational institutions and trade associations.
We will approve link requests from these organizations if we decide that: (a) the link would not make us look unfavorably to ourselves or to our accredited businesses; (b) the organization does not have any negative records with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility of the hyperlink compensates the absence of Gallery Sorelle Sciarone; and (d) the link is in the context of general resource information.
These organizations may link to our home page so long as the link: (a) is not in any way deceptive; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site.
If you are one of the organizations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website, you must inform us by sending an e-mail to Gallery Sorelle Sciarone. Please include your name, your organization name, contact information as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Website, and a list of the URLs on our site to which you would like to link. Wait 2-3 weeks for a response.
Approved organizations may hyperlink to our Website as follows:
- By use of our corporate name; or
- By use of the uniform resource locator being linked to; or
- By use of any other description of our Website being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party's site.
No use of Gallery Sorelle Sciarone's logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.
Without prior approval and written permission, you may not create frames around our Webpages that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Website.
We shall not be hold responsible for any content that appears on your Website. You agree to protect and defend us against all claims that is rising on your Website. No link(s) should appear on any Website that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.
Reservation of Rights
We reserve the right to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Website. You approve to immediately remove all links to our Website upon request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and it's linking policy at any time. By continuously linking to our Website, you agree to be bound to and follow these linking terms and conditions.
Removal of links from our website
If you find any link on our Website that is offensive for any reason, you are free to contact and inform us any moment. We will consider requests to remove links but we are not obligated to or so or to respond to you directly.
We do not ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we promise to ensure that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website. Nothing in this disclaimer will:
- limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury;
- limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
- limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
- exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
The limitations and prohibitions of liability set in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort and for breach of statutory duty.
Wedding Gift Certificates
Wedding date should be after 3 May 2019. The products are shipped according to normal delivery terms and product information policies. Normal return policy also apply.
We hope our customers make fair use of this, by not abusing the underlying principle. This gift certificate is for wedding gifts, and not to be abused as to get discount on our entire range. We will issue these certificates when we have a 'save the date' announcement or wedding invitation. We will ask for this before sending the certificate. The certificate is made out to the couple and can only be redeemed by them. The certificate can not be redeemed for cash.
Sorelle Sciarone is a gallery and cultural concept based around the artistic activities and network of the sisters Sciarone.
Our network is mainly centered around, Voorschoten, Wassenaar, Den Haag, Leiden, Delft and Rotterdam in The Netherlands.
In the future our cultural connection with South Africa will be developed.