Art is made by and for people. Therefore, each work has its own meaning because the maker has incorporated his thoughts or emotions into it. Not everyone has the same train of thought and that makes interpreting art somewhat subjective. Practice makes perfect and this is also the case when analyzing works of art. Become […]June 17, 2022 Dirk Engelaar, specialist in Chinese porcelain
Transferantique has a new member! Meet Dirk Engelaar, a passionate antique dealer and art collector from Antwerp. Curious about his story and catalogue? Then read on. His own webshop Dirk Engelaar used to have his own antiques business and was certified as an antiques dealer in Antwerp. Moreover, he has participated in various antique fairs […]June 10, 2022 How do I pack my artwork for shipping?
Art has existed for as long as humanity has existed. The beauty of art is that it connects people all over the world. Sometimes people travel to the other side of the globe just to admire that one particular work of art. Some like to add international pieces to their own collection. If you sell […]May 10, 2022 How do I set the price of my painting?
Paintings come in many shapes, sizes and styles. Artistic works are often unique and personal, which makes them very interesting to sell. Are you a (starting) artist and are you finding it difficult to put a good price on your paintings? After reading this blog post, you will know exactly what price to expect. Standard […]April 15, 2022 5 questions to ask yourself when buying antiques
Antiques come in many shapes and sizes. If you are familiar with antiques, you will definitely know what to think about when purchasing new pieces. Are you new to this world? No problem! We’ll be happy to teach you the tricks of the trade. Why do I buy antiques? There are several reasons why you […]