Ask anyone who has had a bad experience buying fine art, and chances are they didn't buy from an Authorized Gallery or Dealer. This is perhaps one of the most overlooked -- though nonetheless crucial -- qualifications that a buyer should look for in any potential art gallery or dealer.
Only Authorized Galleries & Dealers meet West End Publishing standards in terms of the quality of sales and service. Authorized Galleries & Dealers receive training directly from the publisher, which enable the Galleries' representatives to share that valuable information with you. Also, being authorized to sell our artwork means that any of the artwork sold to consumers will be of the quality intended by the publisher and guaranteed authentic.
Top 5 reasons to buy from an authorized partner gallery or dealer:
Gallery supplies a certificate of authenticity with the artwork
Gallery stocks the artwork it sells
Gallery has specialized knowledge of the artwork and the artist
Gallery usually makes explicit all terms of sale
Gallery usually ships all orders in a timely manner