Do you want to know more about the family heirloom in your attic? Or perhaps you are curious about the painting that you bought at a thrift sale?
The library staff at the Bridwell Art Library provide consultations regarding art research. Our specialty is locating historical and biographical information about fine artworks. Staff members are not qualified to authenticate, evaluate, or appraise artworks. The following information is provided for those wishing to find resources for these services.
To determine the value of your object, consult a trained, professional art appraiser. Below is a list of appraisal associations. The list is not comprehensive nor is it an endorsement.
If you have an art object that you wish to have cleaned, repaired or otherwise conserved, you will need to consult a professional art conservator. Below is a list of conservation organization. The list is not comprehensive nor is it an endorsement.