Silver is our passion
If you have an interest in silver, be it idle curiosity or a hunger for owning the best, we at Koopman Rare Art make it our business to provide you with that opportunity.
We are situated at the entrance to the London Silver Vaults
Located on Chancery Lane close to St Paul’s Cathedral. We deal in silver dating from as early as 1500 through to the modern day. Whether European, American or Asian, it matters not; what does matter is quality and design.
Thursday, 29 June 2017 - Wednesday, 5 July 2017
Masterpiece London launched in 2010 with a unique focus on cross-collecting. Over the past seven years it has established itself as the leading international event for viewing and buying the finest works of art, from antiquity to the present day.
This fusion of heritage and style, tradition and the contemporary draws close to 40,000 visitors each year for an exceptional week of cultural, culinary and social experiences in the heart of London.
Located on the South Grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, Masterpiece is an unmissable event at the height of the capital’s summer arts season.
Art in the Industry: The Silver of Paul Storr
This is the first book to be devoted to Storr since the appearance of N.M. Penzer’s classic work Paul Storr: the Last of the Goldsmiths, in 1954, it offers a reassessment of Storr’s life and work. “We can see the personality of Storr emerge from his business dealings, and from the silver he produced,” remarks Hartop, the author of eight books on antique silver.
“Storr’s amazing achievement was the sheer scale of his activity, and the ingenious way he merged creative talent and cutting-edge technology.
Koopman Rare Art joins the .ART early adopter program
.ART is the first domain created exclusively for the global art community, with more than 50 world-renowned museums and arts organisations having joined the Early Adopter program before the general availability in May 2017. Koopman Rare Art is honoured and pleased to have been invited to join this exclusive group.
The program includes prestigious institutions such as the Tate, Centre Pompidou, Fondation Cartier, Institute of Contemporary Art Miami, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), MAXXI, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Walker Art Center and Art Institute of Chicago,, among others.