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From Stone Carvings to Anish Kapoors: Condition Reporting Stories from our Specialists

From Stone Carvings to Anish Kapoors: Condition Reporting Stories from our Specialists

Autumn heralds the start of a series of important auction house sales and major art fairs (this year, many of them taking place online). For us, this means one thing: Independent Condition Reporting season has arrived.

Condition reporting often takes our conservators away from the studio, resulting in fascinating behind-the-scenes glimpses into collections and collectors. Three of our conservators discuss their approach to condition reporting and share some of their favourite and most interesting condition reporting projects…

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Post-Covid-19, What Next for Auctions?

Post-Covid-19, What Next for Auctions?

Impartial Conditions Reports are Key in Transition to Online Sales. If the highest possible prices are to be achieved at online-only auctions, buyers must have complete confidence in the condition of what they are buying, highlighting the that important role of an independent condition report for all lots offered online.

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