Posts tagged ‘underwriting’
Risk Management for Collections
May 16, 2016 at 3:54 pm
Risk management and insurance are two different but interrelated functions when discussing adequate collection care and protection. Protection in the context of this article will mean indemnification not... (more)
Are you using qualified appraisals?
May 8, 2016 at 6:44 pm
It is estimated that only approximately 25% of collectors insure their fine art or other specialty property. Why are the other 75% choosing not to? Some feel that... (more)
Insuring Art At Home
July 28, 2014 at 3:04 pm
To follow up with my last post on Understanding How To Insure Fine Art, here I am going to touch on your home collections. Again, as always, I... (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)
Significant problems found with current appraisals
February 24, 2011 at 3:38 pm
An appraisal is a record of an item to prove its existence, establish its identity and communicate a value through an established methodology. In reviewing a number of... (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)
Disaster Planning and Monetary Archival Appraisals; An Overview
January 25, 2010 at 12:07 pm
In light of the extensive losses incurred by natural and manmade events, it is imperative that archivists and others charged with the safety of our archive collections be... (more)