American & European Works of Art

The American & European Works of Art department brings years of experience, connoisseurship, and knowledge of art history to bear in every fine art appraisal, evaluation, and auction.





Appraisal and Auction Services

Expert art appraisers carefully research and curate every piece of art work that comes through Skinner, from paintings of the Flemish School to works by Andy Warhol. Auctions of American & European Works of Art, held three times per year, attract an international audience of collectors and dealers, and routinely realize highly competitive prices. The department currently holds world records for the sale at auction of works by Fitz Henry Lane, Aldro Thompson Hibbard, and Robert Spear Dunning.

Fine Art Appraisal and Consignment

Whether for purposes of an insurance appraisal or to assess what your work is likely to bring at auction, you’ll benefit from the careful analysis and personalized service of our team of fine art specialists. Skinner provides fine art appraisals and auction evaluations at our Boston and Marlborough Galleries, and online. Contact us to learn the value of your fine oil paintings, drawings, etchings, or other artwork of high quality.

When taking consignment of your valuable art for auction, the department pairs careful research and authentication with thoughtful marketing and exposure to those in the best position to buy, including collectors, dealers, and museum professionals, ensuring competitive prices realized at auction for your works of art. Learn about selling at Skinner.

Buying Fine Art at Auction

Whether you’re representing a client, museum, or art gallery, or looking for the perfect finishing touch for a room in your own home, a Skinner American & European Works of Art auction is the place to find beautiful, original art work of enduring value. A purchase of fine paintings or prints at Skinner, means respected provenance, a fair price, and gracious service. Learn about buying at Skinner.

Contact Us

American & European Works of Art
274 Cedar Hill Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
Phone: 508-970-3206
Fax: 508-970-3100


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