Besides traditional appraisal in which we must have the opportunity
to personally inspect the item, AAC also offers online appraisals on the
basis of (digital) photographs. These online appraisals cannot be used for authentication.
Authentication can only be performed after personal examination the item.
Online appraisals are based on the readily apparent identity of the item
being appraised, i.e., what is immediately apparent to us from the
information that has been provided.
Typical intended uses for online appraisals include gathering information
such as identity, value and history in contemplation of selling or buying
an item; museum donations; art historical and provenance research and
Together with renown labatories can arrange
other methods of dating your artwork. With our partners we offer dating
through thermoluminescence or C14
(radiocarbon) methods. Please contact us for more details.
If you are thinking about selling or buying
Asian art, then you can make use of our extensive international network we
have developed. We may well be able to find the right buyer prepared to pay
the right price. And if you are selling or buying your art through online
media like eBay or local online auctioneers then contact us to be sure that
you describe and estimate the piece properly.
On a regular basis we organize auctions
through Gavelers Auctioneers, an unique auctionhouse based in Amsterdam The