Posts tagged ‘artist’
Knowing your s…tuff: Connoisseurship in Art and other Fine Things
August 5, 2013 at 5:50 pm
While researching a painting for an appraisal I began to remember a discussion on connoisseurship in one of my appraisal courses. What is it? How do you obtain... (more)
2023 is my 10th Year Membership in the Irish IPAV !!
July 12, 2013 at 12:54 pm
I have just been accepted to join the Institute of Professional Auctioneers and Valuers in Ireland as an Overseas Member. I will now be offering appraisal services to... (more)
Do You Legally Own the Artwork You Possess?
August 13, 2012 at 2:00 pm
~ Legal Title ~ (as it pertains to works of art) The age old adage “possession is 9/10 of the law” does not always apply when dealing with... (more)
Print Terminology & “stuff on the bottom”!
January 4, 2012 at 4:12 pm
The numbers on the bottom of a lithograph or other graphic usually appear as a fraction, with the denominator giving the edition size and the numerator giving the... (more)
Visual Media Deterioration
August 3, 2010 at 3:45 pm
There are many mediums on which visual media can be stored. Today I would like to touch on the problem with the deterioration of VHS and Film media.... (more)
Is It Fine Art, A Collectible Or An Antique?
April 21, 2010 at 9:52 am
Although any item could be placed into one or more of the following groups, there are some general guidelines for placing an item into a category… Fine... (more)
Art Damage & Diminished Value
March 30, 2010 at 12:37 pm
An Observation on Diminished Value Conservators and restoration specialists Code of Ethics prohibits them from entering into the realm of appraisals as a clear conflict of interest. However,... (more)