We would like to introduce you to Joachim Schmitz, Auctionata expert in Furniture 19th century, Glass & Porcelain 19th century as well as Paintings 1850 until 1930.
While growing up in a bourgeois household, the young Joachim Schmitz did his homework on a Biedermeier secretary. His grandfather took him to museums at an early age, introducing him to the fine arts.
Mr. Schmitz studied art history and philosophy before being active in the Berlin art trade. Since 1990 he is often consulted by various private parties or institutions such as courts, museums, auction houses or insurance companies as an art appraiser.
Mr. Schmitz also enjoys recalling his collaboration with the Treuhand and the Springer Publishing House, Auctionata is delighted to have this generalist with so many fields of knowledge as a member of the expert network.
Joachim Schmitz lives and works in Berlin.