Specialist Services


Lecturing, Corporate Events & Charity Auctioneering

Marc Allum offers a complete lecturing service and speaks on a number of arts based subjects as well as providing entertaining talks on aspects of his work in television and writing.  He is an able after dinner speaker and charity events host. Past clients include Santander, Fred Olsen Cruise Lines, NADFAS, WI, NSPCC and Cancer Research.  Marc is a regular speaker at literary festivals and has appeared at many prestigious venues such a Cheltenham,Wells and Bath.

For further details please see www.marcallum.co.uk


Restoration & Conservation and Giclee Picture Facsimiles

We can advise on both the financial viability and practical side of art and antiques restoration and conservation. We are backed by a network of connections to highly regarded professionals in this field and can also advise on the reproduction of paintings for insurance and security purposes. 


Buying for Investment

Buying art and antiques for investment is a complicated and sometimes intangible process based on a lifetime of experience gathered in many aspects of the marketplace. We can help you with this process and proffer advice on building varied portfolios for enjoyment and investment.


Forming a Collection

We have advised on acquisition for amateur and experienced collectors as well as institutions and offer a unique service based on an esoteric and comprehensive understanding of the subtleties of the marketplace and its many idiosyncratic facets.


Buying for Interior Design Projects

We offer a comprehensive buying and advice service for interior design, both for private and corporate clients with facilities for purchasing and progressing design work through our network of experienced affiliates.


Specialist Writing Service and Media Consultancy

Marc is a regular columnist and writer. If you require specialist writing or authorial services such as articles or editorial, radio or television interviews and professional comment on all aspects of art, antiques and collectables, please enquire.