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Established in 1914, Gurr Johns is an independent art appraisal and advisory firm with specialist expertise in fine art, furniture, jewelry, wine, collectibles and memorabilia. Gurr Johns is known for its expertise, protection of client confidentiality, objectivity and impartiality, and professional integrity. Gurr Johns has served private clients, the insurance industry and legal and financial professionals for over one hundred years. With offices in London, New York, Palm Beach, Chicago and Los Angeles, Gurr Johns is positioned to serve clients across the globe. In the United States we are recommended by the Appraisers Association of America ("AAA") and all our appraisals conform to IRS regulations and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice ("USPAP").

Job Description:
• General office assistance
• Assisting appraisers on site
• Learning research techniques
• Learning art valuation
• Assisting with the sales department
• Learning about working with auction houses and other sales venues

Qualifications and Necessary Skills:
• Must be currently enrolled in a higher-education institute
• Organized with strong attention to detail
• Ability to multi-task within a professional, fast-paced office environment
• Energetic
• Punctual
• Well-spoken
• A desire to learn about art business and appraisal

Internships run 15 weeks with a minimum of 2 days per week, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. The internship will start the beginning of January and run until the beginning of May, with flexible start and end dates. This internship is offered for academic credit only.

Application Instructions / Public Contact Information

Please send resume and cover letter in pdf form to Ana Gutierrez-Folch at afolch@gurrjohns.com with "Fine Art General Internship" in the subject line.

• Location: Manhattan, New York, NY

• Post ID: 147663447 manhattan
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