Artlighthouse acts as a facilitator: we provide every service you may need concerning purchase/sale; customs procedures, import/export tax, transportation, insurance and droit de suite if required.
Artlighthouse deals with all Museum level works of art: paintings, drawings, calligraphy, papiers collés, collages, mixed media, sculpture, ceramics, engravings, rare prints, décollages, assemblages, installations, photography, …
A large majority of the works of art for which Artlighthouse has exclusivity are modern or contemporary, however an increasing number of our collectors desire exceptional pieces by the Old Masters.
Where necessary, we embrace financial appraisals for works of art, whose value may change over a period of time, according to the market in question.
We also provide authentication, technical anti-forgery analysis, chemical analysis, X-ray fluorescence analysis, and other scientific laboratory processes.
We listen to your specific preferences/requirements and work alongside you to provide the best solution.
Our collectors live on all continents in over 50 countries. They include private collectors, investors, institutions, …
Artlighthouse will not release collectors’ names, unless Artlighthouse has itself been expressly mentioned by them.
We practice with absolute confidentiality.
Artlighthouse is located in New York City and France. Initial contact can be made through info(at)artlighthouse.com.
If you are looking for a specific work of art, please contact us by email providing as much detail as possible, including your budget and delivery details.
If you need a precise valuation for a piece of art, please contact us by email providing photos, as much detail as possible, a copy of the certificate and/or page number in the catalogue raisonné, provenance, bibliography, exhibitions, as well as a recent condition report. One missing item may significantly effect valuation. After quote acceptance, a valuation will be remitted.
If you want to authenticate a work of art, please contact us by email providing photos and as much detail as possible, after which your quote will be facilitated. In some cases, a professional scientific analysis will be required.
For the sale of art please send us photos, as much detail as possible, a copy of the certificate and/or page number in the catalogue raisonné, provenance, bibliography, exhibitions, a recent condition report, location for viewings, as well as the country of origin and your selling price.
We have a preference for .jpg and .pdf files.