Pick Ups

 

To arrange collection of your purchase, please contact us 48 hours beforehand to schedule an appointment. You may click here to schedule an appointment online or call us at (413) 448-8922. Our pick-up hours are Monday-Friday from 9:30AM-4:30PM. Items must be paid for in full in order to pick up.

 

Arranged Shipping

 

Many of the items we sell qualify for arranged shipping (USA only); please view the “Notes” section under the item to see if it qualifies. If your item is eligible and you would like this service, do not pay your invoice yet. Please email [email protected] and we will send you an updated invoice. Please read the remaining details about this in our terms.

 

Third-Party Shipping Options

 

  • Customers are welcome to use a third-party shipper of their choice. Once you have selected a shipper, please email us: [email protected] in order to authorize the shipper to pick up your order.
  • All shipping arrangements are to be made with the shipper directly.
  • Please provide the shipper with your name, auction name/date, lot number and dimensions of the item(s), and insurance value if required. Fontaine’s Auction Gallery recommends fully insuring any shipment. Payment for shipping is due directly to the shipper.
  • Fontaine’s does not recommend any shipper over another and assumes no responsibility for error or omission by any third-party agent.
  • Fontaine’s must receive payment for your purchase and shipping authorization before we can release your property to the shipper of your choice.
  • Fontaine’s Auction Gallery is not liable for any loss or damage to the property once it has been released to the approved shipper.
  • Below is a list of shipping firms that we have provided for your convenience.

 

For medium and large items being shipped to the Northeast, Southeast, South Central and parts of the Midwest:

 

Antiques the Safeway

Contact: Don Hill

Phone: 724-493-0492

Email: [email protected]

 

Vintage Trucking

Contact: Scott Salzarulo

Phone: 413-212-1252

Email: [email protected]

 

Outward Bound Courier Logistics

Contact: Alan or Ben Anderson

Phone: 413-854-3676

Email: [email protected]

 

MKD Carrier Inc.

Contact: Michael S. Lira

Phone: 973-332-6039

Email: [email protected]

 

Top Notch Transport

Phone: 309-253-9700

Email: [email protected]

 

For small and medium items (domestic and international):

 

The UPS Store #655

180 Elm St Ste I, Pittsfield, MA 01201

Phone: 413-448-2568

Email: [email protected]

 

For East Coast to West Coast:

 

Shupe Shipping

Email: [email protected]

 

Northwind Transport

Contact: Wendy Buckus

Phone: 603-491-5199

Email: [email protected]

 

MKD Carrier Inc.

Contact: Michael S. Lira

Phone: 973-332-6039

Email: [email protected]

 

For medium and large items:

 

Plycon Transportation Group

Phone: 631-269-7000

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.plycongroup.com

 

Cousins Art Handling

Contact: Scott Cousins

Phone: 978-491-9353

Email: [email protected]

 

Richard Wright

Phone: 800-247-9744

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.richardwrightinc.com

 

Northwind Transport

Contact: Wendy Buckus

Phone: 603-491-5199

Email: [email protected]

 

MKD Carrier Inc.

Contact: Michael S. Lira

Phone: 973-332-6039

Email: [email protected]

 

Cadogan Tate

Phone: 718-706-7999

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.cadogantate.com

 

Top Notch Transport

Phone: 309-253-9700

Email: [email protected]

 

For international shipments:

 

DTD Fine Art Services

Phone: 1-800-959-4383 (within USA)
1-908-707-0077 (outside the USA)

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.dtdusa.com