Artworks, movements & restoration
If art is timeless, the restoration of artistic works can be subject to violent controversy. This is the case, for example, of the frescoes in the Sistine Chapel, the restoration of which was spread out between 1980 and 1994, or that of Leonardo da Vinci (Saint Anne).
Works of art
Many masterpieces are known throughout the world. Among the most famous paintings in history are two of Leonardo da Vinci’s: The Mona Lisa and The Last Supper.
Art galleries host exhibitions that can be permanent or temporary. These artistic high places allow to highlight the creations of contemporary artists.
There are 7 different arts: sculpture, architecture, visual arts, literature, music, performing arts and film. The performing arts include dance, theater, circus, humor and mime.
Expertise in works of art
Online art appraisal
The valuation of an object holds many surprises. For example, a pendant that has been passed down from generation to generation may be a simple piece of costume jewelry, while a drawing found in an old cardboard box abandoned in the attic may be worth several thousand euros. Antique dealers, experts and auctioneers carry out valuations of art objects.
If it is possible to examine objects in person by bringing them in, it is also possible to carry out the expertise and the estimation of art objects on the internet based on photos and descriptions. At MR EXPERT, you can carry out estimates of various types of artistic objects: painting, sculpture, lithograph, luxury watch, Asian art object…
There are several professions belonging to the field of art. For example, there are art critics, cultural event organizers, art restorers, actors, photographers, film directors, etc.
Entrust your damaged paintings, sculptures or jars to an art restorer to restore them to their original appearance.
A framer’s workshop makes custom-made frames. The framer restores for example the gilded wooden frames.
Go to an antique dealer to buy old trinkets, vases, furniture, antique jewelry, rare books…
Restoration of works of art
The art restorer’s mission is to restore a deteriorated and old object. He can take care of ceramics, paintings, furniture, a stained-glass window, an old book, a sculpture, a monument, a tapestry…
Valuing the works
Appraisal of Artworks
Conservation of Artworks
Restore & prevent
The most famous contemporary artists
Vincent Van Gogh, Paul Gauguin, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Jeff Koons…
Auguste Rodin, Nicky de Saint Phalle, Louise Bourgeois, Auguste Renoir, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali…
David Lynch, Winnie Denker, Nicole Bergé, Françoise Huguier, Sophie Call, Marion Pedenon…
Works of art, furniture,
Experts in furniture, art objects and collectibles are available to complete descriptive files. These sales can be done through a range of thematic sales and decorative arts such as marbles, sculpture, furniture, carpets and tapestry.
Which works of art to acquire?
An art dealer is an independent professional paid on a commission basis. His rate varies according to the selling price of the works of art. As an intermediary, he searches for works of art that his client wishes to acquire.
Before selling your masterpieces at auction, you should call on a specialist to estimate your property and give you advice on how to make a successful sale. You can consult the collections to get an idea of the market.
National collections, music collections, contemporary art funds... There is a grouping of museums and organizations that deals with the administration of collections in order to identify and disseminate artistic knowledge of the museum heritage.
The multiplication of private collectors and the increase of exhibitions organized in private art spaces make art lovers find their place in this universe.
The museum institution is a dynamic organization that constantly questions the essence of the relationship with culture and the social role that an institution should play in development policies.