1858 is privileged to work with some of the world’s leading private banks, luxury brands, private collectors and family offices. Our clients include; HSBC Private Bank, HSBC Trinkhaus, Société Générale Private Banking, SG Hambros, SG Priv Asia, Investec, Rothschild & Cie Gestion, Commonwealth Private Bank, L Catterton, Louis Vuitton, LVMH and Harry Winston.
1858 manages the collections, foundations and private museums for private collectors internationally. These collections are varied in their size and scope. Each client is provided a dedicated team to manage their unique requirements with the utmost discretion and professionalism.
1858’s tailored services ensure that all of these clients, from the emerging to experienced collector are each provided with bespoke solutions to safely fulfil and exceed their collecting objectives.
1858 provides dedicated art advisory services which are fully integrated within the banks’ wealth management platform to a number of private banks internationally. 1858 works alongside the bank to determine their unique point of differentiation in a highly competitive market place ensuring that the bank, its stakeholders and clients benefit from access to the art world via our service
1858 offers estate planning and trust management expertise for family offices and trustees. We understand the complexity and specific knowledge needed when family offices are confronted with art related decisions. 1858’s understanding of the complexity and specific knowledge required when it comes to multigenerational issues and implications that art assets can bring is currently used by several single family offices and multi family offices in the Channel Islands, UK, Continental Europe, Singapore, New Zealand and in the USA.
Museums & Foundations
1858 works closely with the curators of private museums and foundations in order to enhance and value their collections.
Museum specific services include:
- Valuations for market and insurance purposes
- Independent risk assessment and pre-disaster planning
- Acquisitions and sales of partial or entire collections
- Sourcing of works and placing works in international loan programs
- Facilitation of traveling exhibitions
1858 is an appointed representative for a number of the world’s leading insurance providers.
Services include :
- Market and insurance valuations
- Risk assessment and pre-disaster planning
- Loss adjusters support services