The Hôtel Drouot offers a free packing service. It allows buyers to transport their purchases in the best possible conditions.
Located on the ground floor of the building in the Customer Service Area, this service is available during auctions, Monday to Friday from 1:30pm to 6:30pm.
From Monday to Friday | 1:30pm-6pm :
& open Saturdays [Check here] | 8-10am :
6 bis, rue Rossini
75009 Paris - France
Tél. +33 (0)1 48 00 20 18
In respect to health measures, please book an appointment with the storage service to withdraw your lot.
Once your appointment has been set, please go directly to 6 bis rue Rossini, at the security desk.
The storage service is open from Monday to Saturday, from 1:30pm to 6pm.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Before booking an appointment, please ensure your ability to present the printed and paid invoice, along with the lot’s tag.
Book an appointment here.
Drouot's Storage Service is open Monday to Friday from 1:30pm to 6pm. The storage area can be accessed after presenting an ID card. Lots purchased at the Drouot showroom can be collected free of charge in the auction room until 7pm on the evening of the sale and between 8am and 10am the next morning.
If you are unable to collect your lot immediately, the Storage Service will take care of it.
This service is subjected to the following conditions:
- Administration fees incl. tax by lot: €5, €10, €15, €20, €25, depending on the nature of the lot*.
- Storage fees incl. tax by lot: €1, €5, €10, €15 or €20/day, with effect from the 5th working day depending on the nature of the lot*.
Administration fees are capped at €50 incl. tax per collection.
A 50 % reduction of storage costs is granted to foreign clients and French professionals based outside of Paris, upon presentation of supporting documents.
Please be advised that:
- Lots are handed over by Drouot Storage after full and clear payment of the storage costs, upon presentation of the paid invoice and/or the sales’ticket.
- Any lot that has not been collected within one year from its entry date into the Storage Service will be deemed abandoned and its ownership transferred to the Hôtel Drouot as a guarantee to cover storage costs.
* Lots are deemed:
Extra small: jewellery, books, unframed works on paper smaller than A4 format
Small: paintings measuring less than 1.5 x 1.5 m, lots with a small volume and small weight
Medium: paintings measuring more than 1.5 x 1.5 m, lots with a small volume but high weight
Large: lots with high volume & weight
Huge : sets of furniture
Drouot has established a partnership with The Packengers, which offers door to door deliveries in Paris and neighbouring regions, as soon as the day after the auction.
The Packengers can also provide quotes for international shipping.
Any additional information is available at Drouot’s Client Services Office located at Drouot’s ground floor.
Detailed prices are available here.