We will accept registration for proxy bidding until 4pm on Saturday, September 30th 2017.  Please complete the form below for each item you want to bid on.  You will be assigned an auction associate who will bid in your absence.  Please be sure the phone number you provide is the number where you can be reached to complete payment, should yours be the winning bid.  Auction associates will not place bids that exceed your maximum bid amount.

  • No submissions will be accepted after 4 pm on Saturday, September 30th 2017.

  • Proxy bids will be made by the minimum bid increment up to your maximum bid.

  • Bidding ends promptly at 9:00 pm. An auction associate must be able to reach you for payment at bidding close.  If you cannot be reached, the winning bid goes to the next highest bidder.

  • Only credit card payments will be accepted.

  • If the winning item needs to be shipped, winner agrees to pay for shipping.  Bonfoey Gallery is offering to store artworks for pickup at a later date.  Bonfoey also offers delivery and installation services beginning at $75.  Please call Bonfoey to make arrangements at (216) 621-0178.

  • All sales are final.

Absentee Bidding Registration

If bidding on more than one item, please submit a registration form for each item.


I would like to place a confidential proxy bid on the following item in the Artists Auction.  By clicking submit,  I authorize the Artists Auction for the Dan Tranberg Memorial Scholarship Fund to enter a bid on my behalf at the published opening bid price and, if there is a secondary bidder, to place increasing bids on my behalf at the increments set by the Artists Auction up to my maximum bid listed below.

I authorize CIA (Cleveland Institute of Art) to charge the credit card number I will provide upon winning in the amount of the winning bid price ONLY in the event that I am the winning bidder for an item.

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