Introducing  ‘START’

START by Alan Barnes Fine Art 

Is a program designed to guide new and seasoned collectors to locate and acquire quality works of art from around the world. Let us search the international art markets and help you locate the perfect work of art for your estate.

Please call or email to discuss your needs at 214 828 1311 



  • Fine art valuation and written appraisal
  • Private collector representation
  • Fine period frames
  • Artist development

Other Services

With the numerous contacts across different disciplines and the many years and generations of experience in fine art, we can help meet the needs of our clients. We specialize in 19th and 20th century American and European paintings, sculpture and works on paper. The majority of our business is conducted through private channels and we have been able to place art successfully in major private collections on both sides of the Atlantic while always keeping in mind the needs of the buyer and seller.

Collection management services

  • Framing
  • Hanging
  • Restoration
  • Photography
  • Shipping: domestic and international
  • We act on behalf of private clients and institutions at auction


We welcome the opportunity to valuate works of art and to provide current assessments of works for insurance and estate purposes.