three wooden antique frames hanging on the wall

The art of carving wood frames dates back centuries, as early as the 15th century. Antique frames were used to adorn and protect precious artwork, mirrors, and even maps. They were highly valued for their intricate designs and craftsmanship. Making them a sought-after item among collectors and art enthusiasts. History of Antique Carved Wood Frames […]

The History of Antique Carved Wooden Frames

Appraisers Expect Condition Issues, You Should Too One of the difficult challenges when valuing artwork is taking into consideration the level of condition issues. And how that reflects on the monetary value. During the preliminary conversation with most clients, one of the most common dialogues is that they have had the artwork in the family […]

Valuing Artwork with Condition Issues