Buying with 1stbid

Buy Exceptional Art and Antiques at 1stbid

Welcome to 1stbid, your premier destination for acquiring exceptional art and antiques. We curate a diverse selection of exquisite pieces, ranging from fine art to antique rugs, sculptures, furniture, and more. With our extensive expertise and commitment to quality, we strive to provide you with a seamless and enjoyable buying experience.

Why Buy from Us?
Curated Selection: Our team of experts carefully selects each item in our collection, ensuring that only the finest art and antiques make their way to our platform. We take pride in offering a diverse range of styles, periods, and artists to cater to various tastes and preferences.

Authenticity and Quality: When you buy from 1stbid, you can be confident in the authenticity and quality of the pieces. We rigorously authenticate and verify the provenance of each item, guaranteeing that you are acquiring genuine and valuable artworks and antiques.

Knowledgeable Staff: Our team is passionate about art and antiques, and they are here to assist you every step of the way. Whether you have questions about a specific item, need guidance in making a selection, or require additional information, our knowledgeable staff is ready to help.

Secure Transactions: We prioritize the security of your transactions. Our platform is equipped with advanced encryption and secure payment methods to ensure a safe and trustworthy buying process.

How to Buy from Us:

  1. Browse our Collection: Explore our online catalog to discover a wide range of art and antiques. Filter your search based on categories, artists, styles, or periods to find pieces that resonate with your preferences.

  2. Detailed Item Descriptions: Each item in our collection is accompanied by detailed descriptions, including artist information, dimensions, condition reports, and any relevant historical or cultural context. We provide high-resolution images to give you a clear understanding of the piece's aesthetics and intricacies.

  3. Place a Bid: Participate in our live auctions to bid on your desired items. Our auctions take place on our website as well as other reputable platforms such as Liveauctioneers, Invaluable, Bidsquare, and Drouot. Follow the bidding instructions provided on each platform to place your bids.

  4. Buy Now Option: Some items in our collection may be available for immediate purchase through our "Buy Now" option. If you prefer to secure a piece without participating in an auction, this option allows you to make a direct purchase at a fixed price.

  5. Assistance and Support: Should you have any questions or require assistance during the buying process, our dedicated customer support team is available to help. Feel free to reach out to us via phone or email, and we will gladly provide the information and guidance you need.

Start your journey into the world of extraordinary art and antiques with 1stbid. Explore our collection, place your bids, and acquire remarkable pieces to enhance your collection or enrich your living space. We are committed to providing you with an exceptional buying experience, and we look forward to serving you.

Please note that all purchases are subject to our terms and conditions.