Turquin Expertise - E. Turquin & J. Ducher
Experts registered at the Conseil des Ventes Volontaires (CVV), member of the Syndicat Français des Experts Professionnels en Œuvres d'Art (SFEP)
Old Masters and 19th century paintings
After studying Law and Art History Eric Turquin received his diploma of Commissaire-Priseur (auctioneer) in 1977. From 1977 to 1979 he worked as an intern for Paul Touzet, who was at this time one of the three Parisian experts specialized in Old Master paintings. Then, from 1997 to 1987 he worked for Sotheby's in London, first as a cataloguer, then as an Old Masters expert, and eventually as Head of the Old Master paintings Department.
In September 1987, he settled as a freelance expert. Member of the SFEP, he works for Tajan, Piasa and most of the great auction houses in Paris and around the country, as an Old Master paintings expert.