|The Elliott Louis Gallery rents Fine Art to corporate entities and private individuals. Our rental program is:
Clients can choose from a wide range of contemporary fine art to suit most tastes and
preferences. Rental works include original paintings and sculptures by Canadian
and international artists.
What time frame is involved?
Rentals are based on periods of four weeks. Generally, the minimum amount of time art can be rented
for is three, 4 week periods. However, this can be adjusted, depending
Upon completion of this cycle the client can either:
- purchase some or all of the work
- keep the work longer
- replace some or all of the art with new pieces
- return the work
Rentals are based upon the existing retail value of the work and are calculated at 5% of
the value of the work, per four week period. For instance, art valued at $10,000 will rent
at $500 per four week period.
What about purchasing art?
Art may be purchased at any time during the rental cycle. Rental fees attributable toward
a piece of art, up to a maximum of 4 weeks, will be credited towards the purchase price of
that piece of art.
Are there any other fees/charges?
In most instances there are no other fees or charges except applicable taxes.
Please note that the art provided is quoted on an "as is basis". Costs
associated with modifying art to suit a clients particular circumstances, such as changing
frames on paintings, are additional to the rental fee and shall be billed in full to the
client. These costs are not recoverable upon purchase or cessation of the rental
It is recommended that the client have sufficient insurance to cover the full retail value
of the art. Depending upon circumstances, the gallery may ask for proof of insurance.
Essentially, the client is responsible for ensuring that the art is returned in the same
condition as it was delivered.
The Elliott Louis Gallery is extremely flexible in
structuring an arrangement that will meet your aesthetic and business requirements. We want
our clients to be more than satisfied with their art rental and art purchasing
experiences. We want them to be thrilled with their choices and experience.
Because it applies equally to ourselves, the Elliott Louis Gallery
understands that your reputation is of paramount importance. We promise to work with you
towards enhancing that reputation.
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