Expertise, attribute and assess works of art and antiques, advise and manage collections for sale and insurance.
We work interdisciplinary with experts from different disciplines and based on a registered process of work that allows to optimize times and resources in each investigation.
Painting is one of the main artistic disciplines. The vast spectrum of styles, techniques, periods and artists obliges the experts to work interdisciplinarily since for their correct study there are specializations on the subject.
Goldsmithing is the artistic work done on utensils or ornaments of precious metals, or alloys of them. Gemology is that branch of mineralogy that is dedicated specifically to the study identification, analysis and evaluation of precious and semi-precious stones.
Furniture is a discipline within the expertise that studies the styles, composition, functionality, quality, materials and design of antique furniture. These pieces have the characteristic of being also functional pieces and of daily use.
Within the expertise is Numismatic work, a term that designates the study and collecting of coins and paper money issued by a nation with the official design of the country and the Philately which is the hobby of collecting and classifying stamps, envelopes and other Postal documents.
They are considered in the decorative arts all the functional objects or not, that have evolved towards an artistic object with the use of different materials like glass, porcelain, ceramics, wrought iron, noble woods, etc.
Calligraphic and documentary skills. Studies of authenticity of signatures, manuscripts and all kinds of documents; Attribution of authorship and analysis of seniority. Any work that is signed is liable to be analyzed by the expert calligraphers.
The organoleptic review of the piece in our offices or at the client's home allows us to design an ad-hoc budget for each need
The budget is designed based on the need for time and resources to carry out the task entrusted, we have financing plans to make the project affordable
Once the budget has been approved, an interdisciplinary team is called, the witness works are released and the research project begins
In case the project merits, it will be possible to carry out highly complex analyzes that scientifically support the research (Alliance with INTI)
At this stage we are able to confirm, attribute or refute authorship or identity of a piece. Certification process begins