Duhamel Fine Art is a specialised art advisor and dealer, focusing on impressionist, modern and post-war paintings, drawings and sculptures..
Over the past 25 years, Duhamel Fine art has developed a strong expertise and franchise, with a particularly strong growth during the last five years. Duhamel Fine Art concentrates on high-quality works and gives the greatest attention to its clients.
Guillaume Duhamel founded Duhamel Fine Art in 1991 and has developed a strong network of international clients including collectors, museums and institutions. Besides the American and the European markets, Guillaume has established a strong presence on the Asian markets, especially in Taiwan, Japan, Singapore and most recently Shanghai.
Before founding Duhamel Fine Art, Guillaume was an expert with leading auction houses including Ader-Picard-Tajan, Phillips and Christie’s, for whom he established their French office after many years spent in London and New York.
During his ten-year experience as an expert for leading auction houses and his 25-years experience as a private adviser and dealer, Guillaume Duhamel has developed strong international and close client relationships: besides reputation and expertise, Duhamel Fine Art’s clients particularly appreciate the firm’s discreet, simple, efficient and flexible way of providing service.
Sibilla d’Ottaviano Chiaramonti joined Duhamel Fine Art at the beginning of 2006 and supports the development and organisation of the business.
Laëtitia Giannechini joined Duhamel Fine Art in 2017 and supports the development focusing on Museum relationship and exhibitions.
Phoonsap Duhamel joined Duhamel Fine Art in 2016 and supports the development focusing on the relationship with clients, Museums and contemporary artists in Asia.
Duhamel Fine Art’s expertise is also well-recognised by art market professionals: experts and editors of catalogues raisonnés, museum curators etc. Duhamel Fine Art’s advice and positions are indeed respected both by sellers and buyers.
Over the past 25 years, Duhamel Fine Art has dealt with numerous and various situations that demonstrate its leading expertise and service level.
Duhamel Fine Art knows how to gain the confidence of the most prestigious sellers: sale of the collections of a former Picasso lover and model, sale of works of art for major art collectors.
Duhamel Fine Art includes or exhibits works in the most prestigious collections and museums: British Museum, London; Musée d’Art Moderne and Musée du Luxembourg, Paris; Musée Matisse in Cateau-Cambrésis; Fondation Beyeler; Fondation Maeght; Kunstforum, Vienna; Scuderie del Quirinale, Rome; Mitsubishi Museum and National Art Center and Sompo, Tokyo; Séoul Museum of Fine Arts; Frick collection, New York; Fundacio La Caixa, Madrid and Barcelona; Gemäldegalerie in Berlin; Victoria & Albert Museum in London etc.
Duhamel Fine Art rediscovers, authenticates, sells major works of art and organize donations to museums; such as 30 woodblock prints by major Chinese artist Ma Desheng to the British Museum in London, as well as a painting to the Musée Cernuschi in Paris.
Recently, Duhamel Fine Art has established a partnership with the Musée National des Arts et Metiers in Paris to cast an original edition of Bartholdi’s Statue of Liberty, based on the original plaster bequeathed by the artist widow to the museum in 1907.
This project is a tremendous success, especially in America, and many exhibitions are in project. An example of the statue may be enjoyed in New York on 667 Madison Avenue (corner of 62nd St), just in front of the Hartz Group tower who acquired one.