Terms and conditions

The placing of an order expresses acceptance of the terms of business specified in this document. The following conditions apply to and are deemed to be incorporated in all contracts for the sale and supply of Andrew Farquhar's services and products. They specifically exclude any terms and conditions preferred by the client.


  • Unless otherwise stated, a quotation is open for acceptance not exceeding 30 days from the date of supply.


  • Any modifications to quotations supplied must be agreed in writing. If a special quotation is used then reference to that must be made. All telephone and associated orders should be confirmed in writing. All communications relating to orders should specify the number and date of the original order together with a description of the specifications.


  • All the rights for the content featured or displayed on the website, or other subsequent promotional material, are owned by Andrew Farquhar. Unless explicitly permitted in writing, you may not copy, reproduce, or otherwise exploit the content or any related rights in anyway. No reproduction rights are granted or implied.


  • Andrew Farquhar will use his best endeavours to ensure that orders are completed within the time stated but will not accept any liability for damages that may result in the event of late delivery. Should delay be experienced in the completion of an order the buyer does not have the right to concede their order.


  • Goods are sent directly at the risk of the client or consignee.

    What if my order from Farquhar does not arrive?

    Farquhar orders are always dispatched using delivery firms with strict delivery policies and schedules. If you have any trouble with your order and it's delivery please log on to Farquhar and send an email with your order details listed, I will immediately investigate your enquiry. Please note that damaged or lost goods will be paid out via insurance cover on the painting shipped, should you so wish it (please refer to insurance cover). All claims for lost and damaged goods are made to the delivery firm involved on behalf of the purchaser of the goods.
    The same process should be followed for;
    i. The wrong painting being sent.
    ii. Damaged painting.

    It is FARQUHAR paintings commitment to you to resolve, as best I can, any issues you (the buyer) have with the delivery of your painting and doing so to our mutual satisfaction.

  • Representation of Paintings on the FARQUHAR Website

  • Whilst every effort is made to accurately portray paintings represented on the FARQUHAR website, FARQUHAR and its agents do not give any warranty that the purchased painting will be identical to the photographic representation including, but not limited to, differences arising from the following conditions:

    i. Colour differences arising from different colour settings or your computer monitor

    ii. Differences in final appearances for handcrafted and made to order pieces.

    iii. Other conditions existing beyond the control of FARQUHAR Contemporary Abstract painter that distort the representation of the exhibited art work.


  • Any goods rejected as not complying for whatever reason with the order placed must be so rejected in writing within 30 days of receipt by the client or the agent. Goods damaged in transit must be kept within their packing for inspection. In cases of complaint it is necessary that all relative work be returned together with the invoice and original material. If the order has not been received within 5 days of invoice, Andrew Farquhar must be notified immediately.


  • The risk in the goods forming the subject of this contract passes to the purchaser on delivery, but title and beneficial ownership shall remain with Andrew Farquhar, the seller, until full payment has been received. (Each order being considered a whole).


  • Where no other terms have been specified Andrew Farquhar's terms of payment are net cash payable in full within 30 days of invoice. At present only cheque, interbank deposit, international money-order or cash on pickup can be accepted. In the case of new business the terms are strictly cash with order until a satisfactory credit account has been established. Andrew Farquhar reserves the right to add 3% per month to overdue accounts.


  • Andrew Farquhar reserves the right to alter prices without notice.
    All prices indicated on this website are ex-studio prices. Prices are subject to change so please Contact Andrew for current price and availability.


  • Orders with delivery addresses within New Zealand: $40 delivery and handling per item.
    Orders with delivery addresses in countries other than New Zealand: please contact Andrew Farquhar for details.

  • (On orders from outside of New Zealand)
    Conversion rates are taken daily from the NZ stock exchange. These rates may be billed at the rate current at the time of transaction.

  • (On orders outside of New Zealand)
    You may be subject to import duties and taxes, which are levied once a shipment reaches your country. Additional charges for customs clearance must be borne by you. Andrew Farquhar has no control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be. Customs policies vary widely from country to country; you should contact your local customs office for further information. Additionally, when ordering from Andrew Farquhar, you are considered the importer of record and must comply with all laws and regulations of the country in which you are receiving the goods.


  • Andrew Farquhar will not be responsible for errors that occur in the absence of written instructions or in the case of ambiguous or unclear instructions. Andrew Farquhar is proud of his quality and service; however, errors must be notified within 5 days of receipt. Complaints must be accompanied by the relevant invoice and original order details.


  • Although paintings have been sealed with UV varnish for protection, it is recommended that they are hung in locations where they will be protected from direct sunlight, moisture, and excessive heat. Andrew Farquhar recommends paintings are lightly dusted regularly with a damp cloth. No cleaning products should be used to clean the paintings.


  • Andrew Farquhar paintings have a 5 year replacement warranty provided they have not been subject to any of the following: direct sunlight, moisture, excessive heat, misuse, abuse or neglect. Proof of purchase must be provided along with the returned painting before a replacement painting is issued. Replacement will be subject to inspection and agreement by Andrew Farquhar to determine the fault. Every effort will be made to ensure satisfaction.


  • Each provision of these terms of conditions is enforced in whole or in part and if any provision is held to be illegal or unenforceable for any reason, only the illegal or unenforceable portion shall be affected and the remainder shall remain in full force and effect.


  • This contract shall be construed in accordance with and be governed by the laws of New Zealand and the New Zealand Courts shall have jurisdiction over any dispute.


  • Andrew Farquhar reserves the right to make changes to these Terms and Conditions of Sale at any time without prior warning.