Below you find a list of the usual terms and
conditions which apply to commissions that I undertake. These conditions are a guideline, for individual commissions
specific terms and conditions will be specified in writing.
The artist checks if he has enough feeling to realize an inspired
The artist makes a proposal (for large commissions always in writing)
with a cost specification (materials, expenses and price for the
The realization of the commission is reasonably autonomous, meaning
that the artist can make artistic choices and decisions, without
consulting the commissioner.
At regular times there is consultation with the commissioner,
usually feedback is inspiring and necessary.
The commissioner pays for materials and expenses, for large
commissions in advance. These costs are specified and documented by
The end result is for sale to the commissioner (no mandatory buy, so
take it or leave it). The price is as laid down in the written
During the realization of the commission, additional wishes of the
commissioner can usually be accommodated. If these wishes cost extra
time, a new price proposal is made.
In case of sale, the commissioner will continue to take good care of
the commission. the commissioner will let the artist take pictures of
the realized commission on its destined location.
On the commission's destined location the name of the artist will
(somewhere) be displayed [not for private
All image, copy- and author's rights remain with the artist. the
commissioner is free to use pictures of the commission for promotion
of its location, as long as the artist's name is displayed alongside
every intentional image of the commission.
If the commissioner decides not to buy the end result, the
commission is free for the artist to sell / hire out / other to other