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Founded in 1793, the Bonhams Group maintains an extensive international network of showrooms in the US, UK, Europe, Japan, Hong Kong and Australia. With over 600 auctions per year in more than 60 specialist areas, Bonhams offers auctions in more collecting categories than any of its rivals.

Collector Systems is the leading cloud-based management solution for appraisers, providing the tools you need to efficiently manage your appraisals. Upload all object information with an unlimited number of images and documents. Add comparables and customize templates to create USPAP appraisal reports for your clients.

The mission of the Decorative Arts Trust, a non-profit organization, is to promote the appreciation and study of the decorative arts through the exchange of information during domestic and international programming; collaborations with museums and preservation organizations; and underwriting internships, research grants, and scholarships for graduate students and young professionals.

Freeman’s Auctioneers and Appraisers services clients in the buying and selling of all manner of fine art, books, decorative arts, furniture, antiques, and jewelry. With international experience and comprehensive knowledge of market conditions, Freeman’s specialists work closely with consignors and collectors to offer unparalleled personal attention and results.

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Heritage Auctions is the largest auction house founded in the US, and we are the undisputed Internet leader in our field. Our knowledgeable staff of 125+ experts in 40 art and collectible categories, and our suite of auction and private sale services, help our clients curate the best collections possible.

Since 1948, Higginbotham has served the insurance needs of thousands of individuals and businesses across Texas and beyond. The mission of the Higginbotham insurance group is to collaborate as one cohesive firm with one unifying mission: To exceed the expectations of our clients, employees, carriers and communities in a partnership to deliver a Single Source for insurance and financial services.

Since 1969, John Moran Auctioneers has brought together buyers and sellers of decorative and fine art, jewelry and fine furnishings. We operate from core principles of approachability, transparency, and honesty in words and deeds. We strive to treat every consignment as our own, and offer a customizable, boutique approach towards consignment, estate liquidation, and valuation services.

The Monuments Men Foundation for the Preservation of Art is a not-for-profit organization that raises worldwide awareness about the unprecedented wartime service of the Monuments Men and Women, continues their unfinished mission of returning missing art to the rightful owners, and enlists the public’s support and participation in the protection of our shared cultural heritage.

Neal Auction is New Orleans’ oldest and most respected auction company. Since 1983, Neal Auction has set record prices for fine art, antiques, photography, prints, maps, documents, art pottery and porcelain, silver, and other decorative arts, and is widely considered the foremost auctioneer in the sale of 18th-20th century southern regional material.

Quinn's Auction Galleries serves the entire Mid-Atlantic region from three locations in Falls Church, Charlottesville & Salem, Virginia. The group conducts over 112 auctions annually, including weekly Treasure Auctions, Collector’s Series Auctions, and high-end Estate Catalog Auctions. Quinn’s subsidiary, Waverly Rare Books, conducts 9 Rare Book, Map, Print and Autograph Auctions annually.

Steven's Art & Antiques auction house in the City of Pasadena, California is one of the local principal Fine Art Auctioneers. The company holds eight-ten auctions every year. These fine art auctions including Asian works of art, Western art, jewelry, modern art and as well as additional African lots.

The Sotheby’s Institute of Art is the global leader in art business education. With campuses in New York, London, Los Angeles and Online, the Institute offers a range of opportunities, from individual courses to fully-accredited masters’ degrees in art business, art history and connoisseurship. For more information, visit:

WorthPoint offers the largest digital resource for researching, valuing, and preserving antiques, art and vintage collectibles. The company’s suite of offerings on includes a Price Guide with 15 years’ worth of data; a M.A.P.S Gallery to identify over 130,000 makers’ marks, autographs, patterns, and symbols; and a digital Library of 1,400 books and catalogs from leading publishers on a wide range of collecting topics.