Please take notice it is hereby certified that: This is the Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance of the artwork created by José Ignacio Sánchez Rius (hereinbefore and hereinafter “Josignacio”). Josignacio, the artist, who hereby denotes that the COLOR PHOTOS printed in this document (cover and interior), corresponds to the description cited herein. Specifically in: The Artwork's Information Page
This is the ONLY Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance (Document) of the artwork that legally substantiates the veracity and provenance of the artwork made by Artist Josignacio, and NO OTHER. No other certificate, document, or representation authenticating artwork by Artist Josignacio, is valid including, but not limited to: art galleries, art dealers, art institutions, museums, photos, reproductions, or by any other individual, whether private or institutional.
Only artworks recognized and authenticated by Josignacio, himself, may be certified for their authenticity. This Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance is not transferable to another one of the artist’s artworks. This Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance must accompany each work of art conceived and produced by Josignacio. The process of authenticity of Josignacio’s artworks is always by physical and meticulous analysis by the artist, himself, therefore, Josignacio can only make this Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance. This Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance is legally valid if it has been originally signed and fingerprinted by Josignacio in presence of a Notary Public.
Independently of the ownership of the artwork, Josignacio keeps all of the exclusive copyrights of his artwork, all rights reserved. No part of this Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance, nor the pictures appearing printed on it, may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without prior written permission of the artist. This Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance is a “unique document,” so you must keep it in a safe place with all of your valuables because after we give away this document, we are not responsible for loss, damage, or misuse of it, and we will not emit a similar copy. As this Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance is “An Ownership Title of the Artwork cited herein” and this is also a possession with the right to transfer it to others, the legal owner must receive it in person, or otherwise, provide a previously written accord appointing another receptor.
This Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance is free of charge and it is a complimentary part of the whole process of the selling transaction unless is solicited by any proprietor of Josignacio's artworks then a fee may apply accordingly with the time and resources spent to the examining process of the actual artwork. In such case, a basic non-refundable fee of 1500 US Dollars is required to submit an artwork for the examining process, independently of the final result.
In case you own an original piece, this basic non-refundable fee of 1500 US Dollars will be apply to the total cost of your Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance.
Please be PATIENT and take in to account that this "very absorbing time" process it is done physically by the artist and he only can do it in his own limited free time. Thank You.
All shipping and handling, insurance and transportation it is at the owner's expense.
Please be advised that this Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance is only issued to those artworks fully conceived by the ideas of Josignacio’s mind; excluded are those artworks that have been made by the Artist Josignacio, using his technique, knowledge, and ability in the making, and not his own ideas or imagination. Examples of these artworks include, but are not limited to: specific portraits, specific commissioned works, specific colors or forms, etc.
Josignacio, in person, and of sound mind and body, hereby reserves himself the right to assign this Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance to some of those artworks, depending on the percentage of his own ideas for them.
And are also excluded of having this certification: those artworks that have been given as Josignacio gifts to personal friends, some institutional entities and his donations to charitable foundations with the purpose of selling; unless there is a proved buyer which in such case have to follow all the procedures herein mentioned in this Legal Disclosure in the WARNING section.
We strongly advise you that BEFORE sending the physical artwork first send us an email or regular mail with ALL the information you may have regarding the piece, such as:
-High quality photographs of the whole artwork FRONT, BACK, BORDERS and a close up of the Signature, size in inches and provenance. After reviewing this initial information Josignacio determines that it is worth to go forward, our staff will notify you then that you can proceed to send or bring it to us. DO NOT SEND THE PHYSICAL ARTWORK UNLESS WE ASK YOU TO.
If the artwork submitted is a Fake, False or misleading appearance, not authentic, then the picture will appear in our public access website under NOT AUTHENTIC ARTWORKS.
You maybe have been a victim of a scammer, that's why we will not publish your personal info but it may incurring in a Federal and Forensic Art investigation. In such case you will be privately and legally notified. And all the information will be reported to the FBI, US Competent Authority and the Interpol. The fully written information and the artwork printed herein this Original Photo-Fingerprinted Certificate of Authenticity and Provenance is archived in the permanent record files of the artist, Josignacio, as well in the physical and virtual archives of the corporation.
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