Fine Art Shipping – it’s a delicate business…

On May 20, 2019, Posted by , In Blog, By ,, , With Comments Off on Fine Art Shipping – it’s a delicate business…

Q: How do you transport unique, delicate ceramic artwork across the Atlantic? A: VERY, VERY carefully! We recently did just that, delivering this unique piece of ceramic art by Chen Desheng for the London gallery of Ting Ying Studio, to its new home across the pond. The Challenge: We were entrusted with this exquisite Blanc De Chine ceramic sculpture with a very delicate design featuring multiple fragile branches and blossom flowers. This beautiful, one of…

Why accuracy is everything…

On April 15, 2019, Posted by , In Blog, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Why accuracy is everything…

“One accurate measurement is worth a thousand expert opinions” Said Rear Admiral Grace Hopper of the US Navy (she is also, by the way, a truly remarkable lady and well worth looking up if you get the chance).  At EBISS one thing we definitely agree with the late Rear Admiral on, is the need for accurate measurements. We are always very particular about weighing and measuring every shipment, crate, box, carton or parcel that we…