The Plückbaum Auction House advises you professionally and helps in every possible way, no matter whether you want to auction a valuable individual item, a collection or a valuable inheritance.

In our auction house: You can introduce transportable objects after arranged by appointment to our opening hours in our house.

By e-mail / post: Also, you can send your request by means of photos by letter or e-mail if possible with the indication of dimensions, description, possibly signature, dating and provenance and your contact information to us.

On-site: On-site inspection is of course also possible for larger collections.

For more information and an appointment you can call us on +49(0)2 28 - 68 83 820.


We auction

  • paintings
  • graphic arts
  • icons
  • sculptures
  • antique furniture and movables
  • antique and premium carpets
  • silver
  • china, ceramics, pottery
  • glass, metal, varia
  • floor clocks, wall clocks, table clocks
  • premium jewellery
  • wristwatches and pocketwatches
  • Asiatica, Africana, folk art
  • orders & decorations


Artist resale rights

Artist resale rights

Pursuant § 26 UrhG (German Copyright Act), the seller is obliged to pay the resale artist rights tax on the sales proceeds of all original works of art and original photographic works whose creators died less than 70 years before completion of sale. The seller shall bear a charge amounting to:
• 2% of the hammer price from 400 to 50.000 €
• 1.5% of the hammer price from 50.001 to 200.000 €



We take your objects on commission and retain 20% (plus 19% VAT on the commission) of the proceeds in the event of a sale. The items are insured through our art insurance; the insurance premium amounts to 0.5% of the agreed limit price. Three to four weeks after the auction you will receive your settlement, provided we received the payment.  If the items cannot be sold, no further costs arise, except insurance premium. Excluded are any transport costs or external expert's fees.