Experts in the scientific analysis of works of art

With more than 20 years of professional experience in the scientific analysis of works of art, Geneva Fine Art Analysis offers to its clients a complete one-stop service with objective answers to questions of authenticity, materials and techniques, and scientific issues in the conservation of works of art.

Our Areas of Expertise

Examples of our Services
  • Technological documentation to get your artworks included in a catalogue raisonné
  • Technological documentation for a public or private sale of your artworks
  • Scientific authentication for insurance or financing purposes
  • Scientific expertises on the causes of physico-chemical degradation of works of art, scientific documentation of damages
  • Legal expert work in these areas
Specific objectives
  • Distinguishing between original old master paintings and near contemporary or workshop copies
  • Detection of forgeries through scientific dating, analysis of materials and investigation of technological characteristics
  • Visualisation of existing conservation interventions
Preventive conservation and Collections care
  • Analysis and monitoring of storage conditions (climate, lighting, chemical contamination, pest control, accident risks)
  • Training your staff: safe handling and cleaning of objects, accident prevention
  • Conservation advice before the acquisition of contemporary art

Our Strategic Advantages

  • A one-stop solution for the scientific investigation of your works of art – from defining the strategy to carrying out the analyses and full discussion and interpretation of the results
  • An individual approach because every artwork is different, just as our clients’ requirements
  • We are located inside Geneva freeport, a hub of the international art market