Collection Management



There are many aspects of managing your collection that Waddington’s can help with. Whether you're just starting to collect, expanding or reducing your collection, or looking for information about conservation, we have the expertise and can provide the guidance you need.

Collection Consulting
Our specialists are available to help you manage your collections no matter what stage of collecting you're in, or size of your collection. We will provide you with guidance on market and art trends, today’s values and tomorrow’s growth potential.

Inventory / Cataloguing / Photography
We can provide an appraised inventory of your collection, in digital format and/or a colour-printed publication.

Research / Authentication
As any experienced collector knows, authentication and establishing provenance are a vital aspect of collecting; particularly important prior to either buying or selling a work. We have the expertise to assist you.

Conservation / Restoration
Maintaining your pieces in good condition, repairing accidental damage, or restoring a recent addition to your collection is an integral part of proper collection management. We can provide the guidance you need.

Framing
The proper framing and placement of your art piece will enhance its impact and aesthetic, as well as provide protection in high traffic areas, and from potentially harmful elements such as sunlight, humidity, etc.

Installation
The hanging and/or installing of your art piece's are an important aspect to displaying your collection for both its aesthetic impact and security.

Shipping / Storage
We can arrange to safely move your pieces to a new location or securely store them here in Toronto.


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UPCOMING AUCTIONS & EVENTS







Asian Art Online Auction
March 3 - 8, 2018


On View:
Sunday, March 4
from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday, March 5
from 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Old Masters Online Auction
March 3 - 8, 2018


On View:
Sunday, March 4
from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday, March 5
from 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Quarterly Jewellery And Watch Auction, including Numismatics
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 1:00 pm


Sunday, March 4
from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday, March 5
from 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, March 6
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Canadian Art Select Online Auction
March 10 - 15, 2018


Sunday, March 11
from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, March 12
from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Decorative Arts Online Auction
March 17 - 22, 2018


On View:
Sunday, March 18
from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, March 19
from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm


The Liebman Collection
Online Auction
March 17 - 22, 2018


On View:
Sunday, March 18
from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, March 19
from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm


"Off the Wall" Art Online Auction
March 17 - 22, 2018


On View:
Sunday, March 18
from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, March 19
from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Silver & Costume Jewellery, and Luxury Accessories Online Auction
March 24 - 29, 2018


On View
Sunday, March 25
from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, March 26
from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Expressions of Love Online Auction
March 24 - 29, 2018


On View:
Sunday, March 25
from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, March 26
from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Fine Prints & Photography Online Auction
April 7 - 12, 2018


On View:
Sunday, April 8
from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, April 9
from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm


"Off the Wall" Art Online Auction
May 5 - 10, 2018


On View:
Sunday, May 6
from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, May 7
from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Fine Wine Online Auction
May 7 - 15, 2018


Consignment Deadline: March 16, 2018


Fine Spirits Online Auction
May 7 - 15, 2018


Consignment Deadline: March 16, 2018


Canadian Fine Art Auction
Monday, May 28, 2018




Fine Wine Online Auction
September 10 - 18, 2018


Consignment Deadline: July 20, 2018


Fine Spirits Online Auction
September 10 - 18, 2018


Consignment Deadline: July 20, 2018


Fine Wine Online Auction
November 19 - 27, 2018


Consignment Deadline: September 21, 2018


Fine Spirits Online Auction
November 19 - 27, 2018


Consignment Deadline: September 21, 2018