Services

Guarantee

Each item is fully described and carries our unconditional guarantee of authenticity.

Certificates of Authenticity

We are happy to offer certificates of authenticity. Please ask for one when placing your order.

Appraisal and Valuation

We are happy to offer free valuation of books, maps and prints that are brought to our shop during our regular business hours. We regret that we are not prepared to provide valuations by email.

For larger collections and written appraisals, we offer a formal appraisal service for £120 per hour, with a one-hour minimum. This will include a written valuation and a formal qualifications letter, which can be used for insurance, tax and estate purposes. 

Advice & Representation

We are always happy to provide advice, condition reports, representation at auction, and market intelligence for customers wishing to develop their collections with acquisitions from third party suppliers.

Framing & Installation

We can provide hand-made picture frames to suit all works of art and budgets. W are also happy to arrange for your works of art to be delivered and installed by professional art handlers.

Storage and Collection Management

We offer advice on suitable storage and collection management, including the provision of mylar sleeves, plan chests, bespoke book boxes etc. 

We are also able to assist with packing, shipping, off-site storage, and insurance should you so require.

Cataloguing and Photography

We would be delighted to assist you with cataloguing your books and maps, and we are able to provide a range of photography and digitalisation solutions to help you enjoy your collection.

Binding

We are able to arrange bespoke book-binding, both for works bought from us, and for those acquired elsewhere. We have good relationships with several local craftsmen and we are more than happy to discuss your requirements and make recommendations as to the most appropriate course of action for your book.

Conservation

Should one of your works of art require the attention of a conservator, we can advise on the most suitable treatments and arrange for them to be carried out.

珍品修复

如果您的藏品需要修复,我们可以建议并安排最合适的修复方案。

鉴定与估值

我们免费提供对书籍、地图和印刷品的估值服务。您可以在本店营业时间内带您的珍品到我们店里来进行评估。很抱歉我们无法通过电子邮件提供估值服务。

对于体量较大的收藏品和书面评估,我们提供专业可靠的鉴定评估服务,每小时收费120英镑,最低要求为一小时。 评估结果将包括一份书面评估和一份正式的资格证明书,这些材料能够作为保险、税务以及遗产的依据。

咨询与代表

如果您希望通过第三方供应商来购买物品,我们能够为您提供相关建议、品相报告和市场情报,也可以作为您的拍卖代理人

装裱与装置

我们可以提供手工制作的专业相框,以满足多种艺术品尺寸和不同预算的需求。 我们也能够为您安排专业人员负责艺术品交付和安装。

搬运及储藏

我们提供相应的储藏方法以及管理藏品的建议,包括提供聚酯薄膜套、地图收藏柜和定制书架等。

如果您需要,我们还可以协助包装、运输、异地存储和保险。

编目和摄影

我们可以协助编目您收藏的书籍和地图,并能够提供一系列摄影和数字化方案来帮助您整理和欣赏您的藏品。

书籍装订

对于您在本店以及其他地方购买的书籍,我们可以帮忙安排装订的服务。 我们熟识许多本地专业工匠,可以根据您的要求从而提供最合适的珍本装订的建议。

珍品修复

如果您的藏品需要修复,我们可以建议并安排最合适的修复方案。