TERMS & CONDITIONS

Shipping & Delivery

Unless otherwise requested, Barakat Gallery uses USPS or FedEx to ship pieces. We make every effort to ship items with 48 hours of receiving payment. Typical delivery times range from 3 to 10 business days, depending on size and destination. International customers are responsible for all duties and taxes. All shipping and insurance charges will be billed to the purchaser.

Privacy & Security

At the Barakat Gallery, we take your privacy concerns very seriously. We view privacy and security issues as an ongoing process that we are constantly trying to update and improve. Please take a moment to review our privacy policies.

General Privacy Principles: Barakat, Inc. certifies the following:

  • We promise to keep all personal information private and secure.
  • We will not collect any information except when you specifically provide it.
  • We will never share, rent, or sell your personal information to any third party without your consent.
  • We will store your information in a secure database.
  • You may review, update, or correct your information at any time.
  • You may opt out of any contact by us at any time.

Opting Out You may opt out of any email or other notification services we provide at any time.

Cookies When you register and become an authorized member at www.barakatgallery.com, we place a cookie on your computer. Cookie identification parameters such as login and password, and nothing else. The reason for the cookie is that when you return to www.barakatgallery.com we can recognize you and monitor usage. Cookies are not necessary to use this site. If you have your browser set to disable cookies, a cookie will not be placed on your computer. Links The www.barakatgallery.com website may contain links to other websites maintained by independent third parties. This Privacy Statement applies only to the www.barakatgallery.com website and the information you provide to the Barakatgallery.com website. In the event that you link over to another website, we urge you to review carefully the privacy statement of that website before proceeding or submitting any personally identifiable information to that website. Barakatgallery.com is not responsible for any information provided by any third party websites to which you may link through the Barakatgallery.com website, and Barakatgallery.com is not responsible for the privacy policies maintained by any independent third-party websites to which you may link through the Barakatgallery.com website. Notification of Changes If at some point in the future, there is a change to our information usage practices that affect your Personally Identifiable Information, we will notify you by email of the relevant changes. At that time you will be able to opt-out of this information usage by following the unsubscribe instructions in the email. We also encourage you to review regularly this posted Privacy Statement for changes in our privacy policy. Conclusion We take your privacy very seriously at the Barakat Gallery. We only collect personal information that YOU provide. We use your personal data in conjunction with specific product applications and to provide you better information and service when you visit the site. We never share, rent, or sell personal data. You have access to your personal registration information to update or delete fields, and you may opt out of any email or other notification service at any time.
Returns & Replacements
Online and In store purchases
All sales are final. No cash refunds may be made, however, full credit for exchange is indefinitely allowed on all objects purchased from our galleries with the exception of a few consigned items. Items may only be returned in case of online misrepresentation or lack of authenticity. Any claim of misrepresentation must be made within fifteen (15) days of order receipt, along with proof of test results, expert reports, etc. Item must be returned in its original condition. If an item arrives damaged due to shipping, Barakat Gallery must be contacted within 2 days with a full description of the damages.

Lack of Authenticity
Barakat Gallery guarantees the authenticity and ownership history of every item. Any claim disputing authenticity must be made in writing by the original purchaser upon discovering the lack of authenticity. The original purchaser must return the item to Barakat Gallery, along with proof of test results and expert reports, in the same condition and state as it was received.
Ordering
If you wish to purchase items posted on this site or from any of our catalogues please contact us directly (link to contact us page).
Account Information
Upon logging in to a current account or creating a new account with Barakatgallery.com users may enter, edit, or delete any personal information at any time. Through the member area users will be allowed to enter contact, address, billing, shipping, profile, wishlist, or auction information as needed or necessary. However, all final purchases must be made directly through one of our sales representatives or agents. Once logged in to Barakatgallery.com users will be able to view pricing on all items under $10000US. For pricing information on all other items please contact the gallery directly.
Payment and Pricing
All items are offered subject to prior sale. All prices are subject to change without notice, however, if the prce is currently listed on the website at the time customer wishes to purchase, that price will be guaranteed. The following credit cards are honored: American Express, Visa, Mastercard. Direct wire transfers and purchases by check are also accepted. A deferred payment plan is available, however, title remains with Barakat Gallery until payment is made in full.
Auction Guidelines
The property in this online auction is offered for sale by Barakat Gallery for itself and as an agent for other consignors A 10% buyer’s fee will be added to the hammer price All items are guaranteed genuine. Please note that an auction sale is not an approval sale. Lots may be returned only if misrepresented in either description or authenticity Bidding is only open to those who have registered for the electronic auction and have been authorized to bid by Barakat Gallery Invoices are due and payable immediately upon receipt by check, credit card, or wire transfer Estimates and bids are in U.S. dollars (US$), and bids must be in even dollar amounts Barakat Gallery places an estimate and an opening price on each lot. These estimates are intended as a guide only and not as a statement of value Once a bid is placed, only a member of Barakat Gallery may cancel the bid. Bidders are responsible for errors in bidding