About Harding Alford

HARDING ALFORD is an independent Valuation Consultancy providing written valuations of Works of Art, Antiques and Jewellery.

We provide professional dedicated Valuation services to
- members of the general public
- collectors
- investors
- professionals such as solicitors and accountants
- collecting institutions such as museums & heritage bodies
- the insurance, legal and banking professions
- government departments.

Our services include Retail Replacement Valuations for Insurance, and Fair Market Valuations for Tax Planning, Superannuation, Estate Planning, Probate, Charitable Donations and Legal Matters.

We act solely on behalf of clients and have no affiliation with any gallery or dealer. Advice given is therefore completely independent and objective.


HARDING ALFORD appraisals are based on the most up-to-date market research. All necessary steps are taken to ensure that valuations are accurate, so that clients’ valuables are properly covered in the event of a claim.

Valuations are conducted in the strictest confidence. We appreciate the importance of client confidentiality and treat our knowledge of clients’ possessions with complete discretion.

We understand the importance of secure record storage. Valuation documents are kept under strict security without direct reference to client details. At the same time we have the facility to recall Valuation documents in order to undertake revaluation.