Certificate Of Authenticity



What is Certificate of Authenticity?


The ability to establish the authenticity of artworks is a crucial factor of the contemporary art market. The Certificate of Authenticity is an important document that provides a detailed account of all information regarding an artwork. It applies to all mediums and assures the art buyer of the artwork’s originality and quality. This certificate assures art collectors of the longevity of their purchase. This certificate is strongly recommended in the case of ancient and histori-cal artworks such as paintings or manuscripts.

Exhibiting the works of recognised masters of Iranian art, and benefiting from a network of experts in the field, reviews and evaluates artworks to establish their authenticity and issue Certificates of Authenticity. CAMA offers two kinds of certificates, Gold and Silver, in accordance with the requirements and demands of the artwork owner.




Importance of Certificate of Authenticity


A Certificate of Authenticity is a trustworthy proof of the premium quality and originality of an artwork. Having this certificate is helpful for art collectors, as the information that comes with this certificate will be of a great assistance while managing an art collection. An art collector, simply by having this certificate for each purchased artwork, will be able to have all required information on each artwork. This information includes, but is not limited to, date of creation, title and medium.

Registered and certified artworks cannot be copied or forged and are recognised internationally.As such, they can be seen and accessed by all art lovers around the world.




Types of CoA at CAMA Gallery


A Certificate of Authenticity provides for each artwork: authentication and evaluation by experts, an international registration number and a verification stamp internationally recognised relevant organisation.

There are two types of certificates provided by CAMA Gallery. These are Gold or Silver Certificates and can be issued for any original artwork.

The difference between Gold and Silver Certificate is as follows:

Experts in CAMA Gallery, who evaluate and authenticate artworks, are internationally well recognized in various fields of art.

The difference between Gold and Silver Certificate is as follows:

  • By having a Silver Certificate, your artwork will be registered under your own name internationally and you will receive an international registration number, which can be used to search for the artwork.
  • A Gold Certificate also allows you to choose one of CAMA’s renowned experts to review your artwork. This recommendation will increase your artwork's value.



Silver


You can apply for a Silver Certificate once you have registered your artwork with CAMA Gallery.

Next, your artwork will need to be reviewed and verified by experts.

Once authenticated and evaluated by CAMA experts, the artwork will receive a Silver Certificate, which includes: a stamp from a representative of the team of CAMA experts, a stamp from an internationally recognised relevant organisation, detailed specifications about the artwork and the owner of the artwork.





Gold


The process of obtaining a Gold Certificate is the same as that to obtain a Silver Certificate: once you have registered your artwork, it will be authenticated and evaluated by CAMA experts. Like the Silver Certificate, a Gold Certificate will will provide: a stamp from a representative of the team of CAMA experts, a stamp from an internationally rele-vant organisation, detailed specifications about the artwork and the owner. Unique to a Gold Certificate is the possibil-ity to personally choose one of CAMA’s renowned experts to review your artwork, which will significantly increase the value of the artwork.







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