Consultancy service in building an art collection

Beratung beim Aufbau einer Kunstsammlung

To safeguard your investment, the Kunstsalon Franke-Schenk offers you an independent and impartial consultancy service prior to the acquisition of paintings, drawings, sculptures and art objects. 

Building an art collection is an attractive method of long-term investment. Our objective is to enable you to shape your collection in a bespoke way from the outset – starting from the foundation and the beginning through to building your collection and up to a potential sale. 
If you are looking for a specific artwork, we are happy to attend to your request as well as to mediate in the purchase. We tell you what considerations apply in relation to the art purchase. To assist you in making the right purchasing decision, we provide you with information about market trends and quality standards. We advise you about the artwork’s condition, the handling and the storage of pictures and make recommendations concerning security systems for your collection. 

Good collections should maintain a professionally inventory (archive) in text and image. We can guide you in all the important art-historical work relating to managing the inventory (documenting) of your collection. We will be happy to advise you in registering the acquisition data (provenance), cataloguing and valuing your objects and compiling a condition report, as well as providing you with literary references.  

We will guide you in all the important art-historical matters relating to your collection.