A GUIDE TO COLLECTING THE OLD MASTERS

 

The prospect of having your own collection of works by the old masters is exciting yet may seem daunting at the same time. At any moment, there are literally thousands of works of art on offer from dealers all over the world, while dozens - at times even hundreds - of art auctions take place everyday. Where to begin? In this series of blog posts, we want to offer a starting point for young and beginning collectors, with useful insights, tips and tricks and the do's and don'ts of art collecting. What are old masters exactly? What to look for in a work of art? Where to source the right works for your collection? These are but a few of the questions we will tackle.