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Appraisals Research Guide

Though the Getty cannot offer any appraisal services, this guide offers information on how to conduct your own appraisal research.

Auction Records on the Internet

Contains over two and a half million auction records from more than 500 auction houses worldwide. 
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Contains information on over 300,000 artists and features over 21 million auction prices and indexes. Also includes biographical information and 36,000 signatures, monograms and symbols. 
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Contains information on over 35,000 artists. Includes auction records and artwork for sale.
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Contains pre-sale and post-sale information for sale houses across United Kingdom, Europe, North America and Canada. 
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