These terms and conditions regulate the business relationship between yourself and Beth Louella Fine Art. By using our website in any way, or by buying from Beth Louella Fine Art, you agree to be bound by them.
For open edition fine art print orders through Saatchi Art, you can view their terms of service and policies on their website: www.saatchiart.com.
Address: Beth Louella Fine Art, 27 Old Gloucester Street, London, WC1N 3AX
You are a visitor to our website / our customer
In this agreement:
“courier” means any person or business contracted by us to carry goods from us to you, whether all or part of the distance.
“our website” means the entire computing hardware and software installation that is or supports our website.
“goods” means any of the goods we offer for sale on this website.
“content” means information in any form published on this website by us or any third party with our consent.
2 Our contract with you
2.1 These terms and conditions apply:
2.1.1 so far as the context allows, to you as a visitor to our website; and
2.1.2 in any event to you as a buyer or prospective buyer of our goods.
2.2 On very rare occasions goods advertised may not be available.
2.3 We shall accept your order by e-mail confirmation. Our message will also confirm details of your purchase.
2.4 We may change these terms from time to time. The terms that apply to you are those posted here on our website on the day you order goods.
2.5 If the goods you order are not available, we will offer you alternatives before we despatch your order. If this happens you may:
2.5.1 accept the alternatives we offer;
2.5.2 cancel your order;
2.5.3 leave the order valid, but tell us to omit the out-of-stock item.
2.6 If we owe you money (for this or any other reason), we will credit your credit or debit card as soon as reasonably practicable but in any event no later than 30 days from the date of your order.
3 Price and Payment
3.1 You must pay us the full price of your order before we will send any part of it.
3.2 Interest-free payment plans for original artwork are available, the good(s) will be shipped after the final payment.
3.3 Banking charges by the receiving bank on payments to us will be borne by us. All other charges relating to payment in a currency other than pounds Sterling will be borne by you.
3.4 Payment methods include Paypal, bank transfer, debit and credit cards.
3.5 Any applicable customs charges (duties and taxes) will be your responsibility.
3.6 Any details given by us in relation to exchange rates are approximate only and may vary from time to time.
3.7 You will pay all sums due to us under these terms by the means specified without any set-off, deduction or counterclaim.
3.8 No person under the age of 18 years may purchase goods.
4 Information you give us
4.1 You agree that you have provided, and will continue to provide accurate, up to date, and complete information about yourself. We need this information to provide you with the goods.
4.2 We will use our reasonable endeavours to respond to any point of dissatisfaction by you, provided you contact us within three months of purchase.
4.3 Any information about yourself given to us will be used to fulfil your order(s) and our records and will not be passed onto any third party apart from for the purposes of fulfilling and delivering your goods.
5.1 Deliveries will be made by the courier to the address stipulated in your order. It is your responsibility to make sure the address is correct and you are available to receive the order.
5.2 If we are not able to deliver your goods within 30 days of the date of your order, we shall notify you by e-mail to arrange another date for delivery.
5.3 We may deliver the goods in instalments if the goods are not available at the same time for delivery.
6 Orders from outside the UK and Ireland
6.1 We will endeavour to arrange delivery to countries outside the UK.
6.2 Prices for delivery prices may already be quoted online but enquiries for delivery quotes can be made directly to us.
7 Returns and refunds
Because you are buying the goods by mail order, you may have a right of cancellation. If you do, (and only if you do), these are the terms which apply:
7.1 All correspondence regarding the return of goods shall be carried out between You and us.
7.2 You must tell us you wish to cancel within 14 days of your receipt of the goods.
7.3 In any event, you may not cancel orders for commissioned artwork or specifically ordered embellished fine art prints due to the nature of the work.
7.4 The goods must be returned within 28 days of delivery:
7.4.1 with both goods and all packaging in their original condition;
7.4.2 securely wrapped;
7.4.3 using the specific RETURNS ADDRESS for your goods, available after notification of cancellation
7.4.4 at your risk and cost.
7.5 After our artist has received the goods, we will credit your credit or debit card with the full purchase price of the goods returned no later than 30 days from the date of receipt;
7.6 If you do not return the goods to us, you are still liable to us for the cost.
7.7 We are under no obligation to collect or recover goods from you, but if we do, our costs will be payable by you.
8.1 We or our content suppliers may make improvements or changes to website, the content, or to any of the goods, at any time and without advance notice.
8.2 You are advised that content may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors.
8.3 We give no warranty and make no representation, express or implied, as to:
8.3.1 the adequacy or appropriateness of the goods for your purpose.
8.3.2 any implied warranty or condition as to merchantability or fitness of the goods and services for a particular purpose;
8.3.3 compatibility of website with your equipment software or telecommunications connection.
8.3.4 compliance with any law;
8.3.5 non-infringement of any right.
8.4 Our website contains links to other Internet websites. We have neither power nor control over any such website. You acknowledge and agree that we shall not be liable in any way for the Content of any such linked website, nor for any loss or damage arising from your use of any such website.
8.5 We are not liable in any circumstances for special, indirect or consequential loss or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, loss of data or loss of revenues or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with your use of website or the purchase of goods.
8.6 In any claim against us our liability is limited to the value of the goods you have purchased in the contract which is the subject of the dispute.
9 Content and Intellectual Property Rights
9.1 Title, ownership rights, and intellectual property rights in the content whether provided by us or by any other content provider shall remain the sole property of us and / or the other content provider. We will protect its rights in all countries.
9.2 You may not copy, modify, publish, transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, except as is expressly permitted in this agreement.
9.3 You may download or copy the content only for your own personal use, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such content. You may not store electronically any significant portion of any content.
10 System Security
10.1 You agree that you will not, and will not allow any other person to, violate or attempt to violate any aspect of the security of the Installation;
10.2 You agree that you will in no way modify, reverse engineer, disassemble, decompile, copy, or cause damage or unintended effect to any portion of our website, or any software used on our website, and that you will not permit any other person to do so.
10.3 You understand that any such violation is unlawful in many jurisdictions and that any contravention of law may result in criminal prosecution.
10.4 You agree to indemnify us against any claim or demand, including reasonable lawyers’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of:
10.4.1 any violation of system security as set out above;
10.4.2 your use of our website;
10.4.3 any other breach or violation of this agreement by you;
10.4.4 the infringement by you, or by any other user of your computer, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity, or as a result of any threatening, libellous, obscene, harassing or offensive material contained in any of your communications.
You agree to indemnify us against any claim or demand, including reasonable lawyers’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising in any way out of your use of our website, or the infringement by you, or by any other person using your computer, of any intellectual property or other right of any person.
12 Contractual Limitation
Where we provide goods without specific charge, then it (or they) is deemed to be provided free of charge, and not to be associated with any other service for which a charge is made. Accordingly, there is no contractual nor other obligation upon us in respect of any such goods.
13 Rights of third parties
Nothing in this agreement or on our website shall confer on any third party any benefit under the provisions of the contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
If any of these terms is at any time held by any jurisdiction to be void, invalid or unenforceable, then it shall be treated as changed or reduced, only to the extent minimally necessary to bring it within the laws of that jurisdiction and to prevent it from being void and it shall be binding in that changed or reduced form. Subject to that, each provision shall be interpreted as severable and shall not in any way affect any other of these terms.
15 No Waiver
No waiver by us, in exercising any right, power or provision hereunder shall operate as a waiver of any other right or of that same right at a future time; nor shall any delay in exercise of any power or right be interpreted as a waiver.
16 Dispute Resolution
In the event of a dispute arising out of or in connection with these terms or any contract between you and us, then you agree to attempt to settle the dispute by engaging in good faith with us in a process of mediation before commencing arbitration or litigation.
17 Force majeure
We are not liable for any breach of our obligations resulting from causes beyond our reasonable control.
18 Governing Law
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England. This agreement shall not be governed by the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods, the application of which is hereby expressly excluded.