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& valuers
for over 100 years

Independent Expertise

A global independent art advisory and appraisal group providing confidential, un-conflicted, strategic guidance and market intelligence.  Founded in 1914 to bring together collectors and great works of art, we remain committed to develop and manage art collections with a uniquely personalized and bespoke approach. Our autonomy allows us to advise private clients, institutions, and the legal and insurance communities with total impartiality.

Appraisals & Valuations

Gurr Johns offers authoritative appraisals of fine and decorative art, antiques, jewelry, watches, wine, collectibles and memorabilia, automobiles and all other tangible personal property. Our complete independence from auction houses, galleries and insurance companies ensures that our appraisals are free from conflicting interests, allowing us to act objectively on behalf of our clients.

Art Advisory

A progressive mindset on experienced shoulders, we specialise in exploring all art market opportunities to meet our clients’ needs and objectives.  As trusted advisors, we use our professional experience of the market to provide strategic, commercial advice to art buyers and sellers on all aspects of art collecting, art curation and collection management.

Art Finance

Capitalising on our established network of financial institutions and private sources, Gurr Johns supports clients in looking for financing solutions to raise short or medium-term funds secured against their collections of art and jewellery.

Who We Are

We employ an experienced college of professionals across our offices in London, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Delhi, and Hong Kong.  Our team is recognised for its strength of client service, market experience, and negotiation know-how, and for always being led first and foremost by our clients’ interests.

London

+44 (0)20 7839-4747
16 Pall Mall
London, SW1Y 5LU

New York

+1 (212) 486-7373
155 East 56th Street, FL6
New York, NY 10022

Los Angeles

+1 (323) 453-6235
8335 Sunset Boulevard, Suite 220
West Hollywood, CA 90069

Palm Beach

+1 (561) 324-6120
500 South Australian Drive, #600
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Chicago

+1 (312) 888-0904
200 East Randolph Street
Suite 5100
Chicago, IL 60601

India

+91 9711045555
ATC Tower, “A” Wing, 2nd Floor Plot #14A
Sector- 18, Phase IV, Gurgaon – 122015, India

Hong Kong

+852 9440 0928
9A, On Hing Building
1 On Hing Terrace, Central, Hong Kong
Carousel Image Credits
Gustav Klimt, Bauerngarten, 1907, oil on canvas. Sold at Sotheby’s London on behalf of a private client.
Umberto Boccioni, Unique Forms of Continuity in Space, conceived in 1913, cast in 1972, edition 4/8. Purchased from Christie’s London on behalf of a private client.
Bridget Riley, Songbird, Oil on linen, 1982. Advised on the sale of on behalf of the Executors of the George Michael Estate.
A Greek Bronze Corinthian Helmet. Purchased from Christie’s London on behalf of a private client.
Home Page Image Credits
Andy Warhol, Flowers, 1964, silkscreen ink on linen. Advised on the sale of on behalf of a private client. © 2020 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Licensed by DACS, London.
Pablo Picasso, La Lecture, 1932, Oil on canvas. Purchased from Sotheby’s London February 2011,on behalf of a private client.
Alexander Calder, Big Red, mobile sculpture, 1959. © 2016 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.–