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Privacy Policy



Your privacy is critically important to us. Frank Verbrugge Art handles your personal information with utmost care and respect. We will always treat the personal data we receive confidentially, in accordance with the applicable legislation. Below you can read which data Frank Verbrugge Art collects, why we do that and what we do with that data. You can also read which cookies are used and why.


It is Frank Verbrugge Art's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. This Privacy Policy applies to (hereinafter, "us", "we", or ""). We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website. We have adopted this privacy policy ("Privacy Policy") to explain what information may be collected on our Website, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose the information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other sources.

This Privacy Policy, together with the Terms and conditions posted on our Website, set forth the general rules and policies governing your use of our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.


Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Frank Verbrugge Art collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Frank Verbrugge Art's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Frank Verbrugge Art's visitors use its website. From time to time, Frank Verbrugge Art may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Frank Verbrugge Art also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on blog posts. Frank Verbrugge Art only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.


Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Frank Verbrugge Art's websites choose to interact with Frank Verbrugge Art in ways that require Frank Verbrugge Art to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Frank Verbrugge Art gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at to provide a username and email address.

Frank Verbrugge Art processes the following personal data because you use our website, our services and / or because you provide this data to us yourself:

  • Name, address and telephone number (when completing our order form)

  • Email address (when completing our order form)

  • Other personal data that you actively provide, in correspondence and / or by telephone for the execution of an order


Frank Verbrugge Art uses your information for the following purposes:

  • To process an order and send it

  • To communicate with you about an (custom) order to be carried out

  • To inform you about (changes to) our product

  • To provide a great experience visiting our website


Frank Verbrugge Art does not store personal data for longer than is strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which the data is collected or is required by law.

There is one exception: Frank Verbrugge Art is legally obliged to keep records, including invoices with address details, for seven years.



The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you feel that your data is not properly protected or there are indications of abuse, please contact us via



Ads appearing on our website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognise your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Frank Verbrugge Art and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.


Links To External Sites

Our Service may contain links to external sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy and terms and conditions of every site you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services. uses Google AdWords for remarketing uses the remarketing services to advertise on third party websites (including Google) to previous visitors to our site. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven't completed a task on our site, for example using the contact form to make an enquiry. This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display Network. Third-party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on someone's past visits. Of course, any data collected will be used in accordance with our own privacy policy and Google's privacy policy.

You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.


Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Frank Verbrugge Art discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Frank Verbrugge Art's behalf or to provide services available at Frank Verbrugge Art's website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Frank Verbrugge Art's website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Frank Verbrugge Art will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Frank Verbrugge Art discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Frank Verbrugge Art believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Frank Verbrugge Art, third parties or the public at large.

If you are a registered user of and have supplied your email address, Frank Verbrugge Art may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Frank Verbrugge Art and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Frank Verbrugge Art takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Data is explicitly not provided to third parties, other than third parties that are directly involved in the execution of the assignment between you and Frank Verbrugge Art, or unless any legal provision requires us to do so.

Data is shared:

  • To guarantee that you pay us, our payment provider (s) will have access to your personal data.

  • In order to be able to deliver your items to your home or to a postal agency and to handle possible returns, we share your personal data with a courier.


Aggregated Statistics

Frank Verbrugge Art may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Frank Verbrugge Art may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Frank Verbrugge Art does not disclose your personally-identifying information.



To enrich and perfect your online experience, Frank Verbrugge Art uses "Cookies", similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Frank Verbrugge Art uses cookies to help Frank Verbrugge Art identify and track visitors, their usage of, and their website access preferences. Frank Verbrugge Art visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Frank Verbrugge Art's websites, with the drawback that certain features of Frank Verbrugge Art's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

By continuing to navigate our website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to 


Frank Verbrugge Art's use of cookies.

A good sources of information is All About Cookies. Here you can learn about cookies and how to manage them properly. Here you can also learn how to stop your browser from accepting cookies by changing your browser's settings. However, note that deleting or disabling cookies and other tracking technologies may prevent you from accessing some parts of this website.  


Use of Google Analytics for web analysis purposes
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service by Google Inc. ( Google Analytics uses text files known as cookies which are stored on your computer, enabling your use of the website to be analysed. The information obtained via the cookie about your use of the website in generally transferred to a Google server in the USA, where it is stored. Should IP anonymisation be activated on this website, your IP address will be abbreviated in advance by Google within the member states of the European Union or in other signatory states within the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to Google and abbreviated in the USA. IP anonymisation has been activated on this website. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to assess your use of the website in order to compile reports about the website activity and to produce services for the website operator related to website and internet use. The IP address transferred from your browser through Google Analytics will not be consolidated by Google with other data. You may prevent cookies being stored via a particular configuration of your browser software; we would like to point out, however, that in such cases you will not be able to use all of the functions of the website.

You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future [google_analytics_optout]Click here to opt-out.[/google_analytics_optout] .


You may also prevent Google from acquiring and using the data produced from the cookie or the data associated with your website use (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plugin via the following link:

Alternatively to the browser plugin, you may click on this link to prevent future acquisition by Google Analytics from this website. In doing so, an opt-out cookie will be placed on your device. Should you delete your cookies, you must re-click on the link.


Use of Facebook, Google+, Twitter and Instagram plug-ins
Social plug-ins (“Plug-ins”) of the social networks Facebook and Google+ and of the microblogging service Twitter and Instagram are used on this website. These services are provided by Facebook Inc., Google Inc., Twitter Inc. and Instagram LLC (the “Provider”).


Facebook is provided by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). Information about the plug-ins of Facebook and their appearance can be found here:

Google+ is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Information about the plug-ins of Google and their appearance can be found here:

Twitter is operated by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103 (“Twitter”). Information about the Twitter buttons and their appearance can be found here:
Instagram is operated by Instagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA (“Instagram”). Information about the Instagram buttons and their appearance can be found here:


When you call up a page on our website that contains such a plug-in, your browser creates a direct connection to the servers of Facebook, Google, Twitter or Instagram. The content of the plug-ins will be transmitted by the associated provider directly to your browser and incorporated into the page. Through the incorporation of plug-ins, the provider will receive the information that your browser has called up on the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile or are not logged in. This information (including your IP address) will be sent by your browser directly to a server of the associated provider in the USA, and stored there. If you are logged in to one of the services, the provider can directly associate the visit to our website with your profile on Facebook, Google+, Twitter or Instagram. When interacting with plug-ins, for example the “Like”- the “+1” -, “Twitter” or “Instagram” buttons, the corresponding information will be sent directly to a server of the provider, and stored there. The information will also be published on the social networks, on your Twitter or Instagram account, and displayed to your contacts.

For information about the purpose and extent of the data collection, and the further processing and use of data by the provider, and your rights and data protection settings, please see the provider’s data protection policy.


Data protection policy of Facebook:
Data protection policy of Google:
Data protection policy of Twitter:
Data protection policy of Instagram


If you do not want Google, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram to display the data collected from the visit to our web page on your profile on the respective service, you must log out from the respective account, before visiting our website. You can block the plug-ins completely, using add-ons for your browser, for example with the “NoScript” script blocker (


Use of Pinterest plugins
Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) of the social network Pinterest which is operated by Pinterest INC., 808 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA (“Pinterest”). The plugins are marked with a Pinterest logo. You can find an overview of the Pinterest plugins and their appearance here:   


If you visit one of the pages on our website containing such a plugin, your browser will create a direct connection to the Pinterest servers. The content of the plugin is transferred from Pinterest directly to your browser and incorporated into the page. This incorporation enables Pinterest to receive the information that your browser called up this web page even if you do not have a Pinterest profile or are logged into Pinterest. This information (including your IP address) is transferred from your browser directly to Pinterest in the US and stored there.

If you are logged into Pinterest, Pinterest is able to assign your visit of our website to your Pinterest profile. When interacting with Plugins, for example using the “Pin it” button or commenting, this information will also be transferred to a Pinterest server and stored there. The information will also possibly be published in your Pinterest profile and displayed to your Pinterest followers.


The purpose and scope of data collection and additional processing and use of data by Pinterest as well as the rights and setting options for privacy protection can be found in the privacy policy of Pinterest. [link to:]

If you do not want Pinterest to assign the data collected through your web visit on our pages, you will have to log out of Pinterest before visiting our website. You can prevent Pinterest plugins from loading by using add-ons for your browser, for example the script blocker “NoScript” (


Right of access and contact facility
You are entitled to access your personal information stored by us at no charge, including the right to correct, block or delete such data. Please use the contact details provided in our legal notice should you have any queries concerning the collection, processing or exploitation of your personal data, or should you wish to access, correct, block or delete any data, or should you wish to withdraw any approval provided for or object any use of such data.



Those who engage in transactions with Frank Verbrugge Art – by purchasing Frank Verbrugge Art's services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Frank Verbrugge Art collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Frank Verbrugge Art. Frank Verbrugge Art does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.


Customer Law

Anyone who believes that his personal data is being processed by us in violation of the regulation has the right to submit a complaint directly to the Dutch Data Protection Authority.


Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Frank Verbrugge Art may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Frank Verbrugge Art's sole discretion. Frank Verbrugge Art encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.


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