Our Services

 

ADVISORY SERVICES

As a high-volume private dealer of top-tier modern and contemporary material, we have constant access to exclusive and extremely desirable material for sale.  We've built long-lasting relationships with our clients through our commitment to engagement, transparency, and education.  We preview material to be presented at art fairs worldwide prior to the fairs with our clients' interests in mind, providing first access to the best material available on the primary and secondary markets. 

Collection Management

Cecilia Dan Fine Art can oversee all aspects of collection management for clients.  Examples of our services include creation and upkeep of collection databases; coordinating expert resources for art shipping, framing, conservation/restoration, and installation; acting as liaison with museums for institutional loans and donations of artworks.  We have experience working collaboratively with architects and designers in developing new collections and expanding existing ones to compliment living spaces.

Photo Credit: Robert Wedemeyer

Photo Credit: Robert Wedemeyer

Appraisals

Cecilia Dan Fine Art provides appraisal services compliant with USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for a variety of intended uses, including non-cash charitable contributions (artworks donated to museums/institutions), insurance replacement value, equitable distribution.  market value, and estate tax.  Upon request, we can handle all aspects of the donation process: locating a donee institution, coordinating transfer of artwork, and preparation of all documents - recently, Cecilia Dan Fine Art coordinated gifts to the Hammer Museum, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), the Perez Art Museum Miami, and numerous others.

coNNOISSEURSHIP

We believe one-on-one engagement with art is a critical aspect of the collecting process.  Cecilia Dan Fine Art engages clients with the art world, making the collecting process educational and enjoyable, through art viewings in artists' studios, galleries, museum exhibitions, and art fairs.

Jean Arp,  Cloud Animal,  1961

Jean Arp, Cloud Animal, 1961