Founded in 2015, Institut Restellini is a pioneer in the contribution of the most advanced technologies in the field of art history, and documentation, by combining scientific methods with traditional stylistic and historical analysis.
Institut Restellini is dedicated to work in total independence from the art market, alongside the best scientists worldwide, on any work of art, and not only on works by Modigliani. For this purpose, it relies on the scientific analysis of Institut Restellini – Investigation in Geneva, continuing the partnership built with the SGS Art Services laboratory, allowing it to achieve complete analyses of ancient, modern and contemporary works of art and to create the most scientifically advanced catalogues, by integrating the latest techniques..
The Institut Restellini can offer a compliance report, which relies on the results of scientific analyses together with the expert’s opinion, as a complete updated record on each work:
INSTITUT RESTELLINI – INVESTIGATION SA is an autonomous and independent structure, under the license name Institut Restellini, which took over the facilities and scientific staff of SGS Art Services Laboratory in Geneva Freeport. World leader in inspection, verification and certification, SGS has developed and operated from 2015 to 2018 a state-of-the-art technical laboratory dedicated to the scientific analysis of works of art. SGS ceased its activities in the art world at the end of 2018, and the laboratory is now operated by Institut Restellini – Investigation SA since January 1st, 2019. Led by a highly specialized team, the laboratory offers the state-of-the-art analyses of works of art, based on recognized scientific procedures to allow the most objective conclusions regarding authentication. At the same time, Institut Restellini – Investigation is active in the field of research and integrating innovative protocols that will build up the scientific solutions of tomorrow.
Institut Restellini – Investigation: Laboratory located in the Geneva Freeport, 6 Route du Grand-Lancy, PO Box 1366, 1211 Geneva 26 – Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 525 47 45
INSTITUT RESTELLINI SAS – DOCUMENTATION CENTRE is an autonomous structure, under the license name Institut Restellini, dedicated to the research in documentation, historical and photographic archives on works of art. Based in Paris, in the heart of archival and documentation centres and the most prestigious libraries, it has its own unique documentary collection, with a large archive of collectors, museums, and a very thorough photo library.
Led by a team of experienced senior documentalists and first-rate cataloguists, Institut Restellini SAS – Documentation Centre is able to retrace the documentary and photographic history as well as provenance, bibliographical references and exhibitions of any work of art, regardless of period or style.
Institut Restellini – Documentation Centre: 91 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, 75008 Paris – France
Tel : +33 1 80 49 34 60
INSTITUT RESTELLINI LLC is an autonomous structure, also under the license name Institut Restellini, in charge of developing all Institut Restellini publications. As a traditional and online publisher, Institut Restellini LLC finances and supports scientific publications in art history. Convinced that scientific publications in the field of art history need to be framed by international standards of rigor and thoroughness, Institut Restellini LLC also fights pseudoscience publications in the field. It also develops the cultural logistics for public and private collections for Middle Eastern and Asian emerging countries interested in the fields of culture (exhibitions and museums) and that wish to provide their cultural policy and heritage with structure and art history contents. Marc Restellini personally leads this entity in areas that have been his fields of expertise for many years and for which he has become one of the most consulted specialists to date.
Institut Restellini Edition – Cultural logistic: Emirates Tower, Level 41, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tel: +971 4319 9939
Fax: +971 4319 9938
Institut Restellini also has representation in London and New York:
London office :
INSTITUT RESTELLINI – LONDON
One Mayfair place, Level 1
London W1J 8AJ, United Kingdom
New York office:
INSTITUT RESTELLINI – NEW YORK
375 Park Avenue, Suite 2607
New York NY 10152, USA