Palácio do Correio Velho
Calçada do Combro, 38 A - 1º 1200-114 Lisboa Portugal
Palácio do Correio Velho was founded in 1989 with the purpose of entering the Art market in order to provide the best possible service in this important business of identification, preservation and transmission of antiques and works of Art.
The opening Auction for the start of Palácio do Correio Velho’s activity was with “Biblioteca de D. Carlos I e de D. Manuel II” which became emblematic for the company in the market due to its outstanding quality and rarity. Palácio do Correio Velho soon established itself in a leadership position in the Art, antiques and books Auction market.
Palácio do Correio Velho has had the collaboration of a wide range of national and international connoisseurs, specialists or experts, also cooperating with several museums on identifying and categorizing works of Art.
The most brilliant moments of its activity have been the Live Auctions of outstandingly valuable private collections of Antiques, Modern and Contemporary Art and Books.
Always on the lead of the Art market in Portugal, it was the first company of the Auction Business to be online by creating a website and taking the first steps in the online auctions.
In effect, in 2014, in addition to the great live auctions of Antiques, Palácio do Correio Velho started its Online Auctions, where theme identification for both partial and whole auction allows clients swifter recognition and access. We highlight themes like Collectables, Books, Ancient Prints, Medals, Wines, Porcelain, and Classic Toys.
Implemented in the same innovation project and according to the new market trends, Palácio do Correio Velho also started its Live Auctions broadcasting its Live Auctions in Live Streaming on the Online International Platform Invaluable.
Preserve, identify, value, and disseminate Art and Antiques in Portugal.
Customized counselling and assistance regarding each and any piece presented or delivered in order to be valuated or auctioned.
VISION AND VALUES
By combining a unique number of knowledge and skills, Palácio do Correio Velho develops multiple strategies with solutions adjusted to each piece and client’s needs. Therefore, Palácio do Correio Velho expects to be able to be on the front line of the national and international Art market, entering market globalization by using new technologies.
The reliability gained by Palácio do Correio Velho originates from its integrity, transparency, loyalty and professionalism. A combination of timelessness, arts and knowledge, and Modernity of the contemporary market.
Palácio do Correio Velho holds the integrity, knowledge and dedication principles that characterize the best places in the Art and Antique markets and welcomes innovative technological methodologies. It therefore provides a quality service and assistance, which reflects in its success history.