Dallas Auction Gallery partners with WorthPoint, a social network and search engine for collectors
Reston, VA (PRWEB) April 5, 2008 — WorthPoint Corporation, the premier website for art, antiques, and collectibles, announced today that Dallas Auction Gallery has selected WorthPoint as a data publishing partner. Under the new agreement, Dallas Auction Gallery will provide WorthPoint with upcoming and historical auction data to be published on the WorthPoint web site. With information provided by Dallas Auction Gallery, WorthPoint is now able to provide more comprehensive data than ever.
“We are thrilled about our partnership with Dallas Auction Gallery,” said Will Seippel, CEO and Chairman of WorthPoint. “With this new relationship, we add the sales of American antique furniture and antique silver to our database, from the premier auction house in the Southwest. No one is more knowledgeable on the subject of antique furniture and decorative arts than they are, and WorthPoint is proud to include Dallas Auction Gallery’s records in its data collection.”
WorthPoint is a collector’s social network and search engine rolled into one. The website is changing the process of assessing worth for collectibles by providing a vast database of sales records wherein an individual can assess the worth of their own collection. Through WorthPoint, collectors connect with experts to learn more about authenticity and value in art, antiques, and vintage items. Through the WorthPoint online community, members can contact other collectors interested in buying, selling, or swapping stories, and they can share their insight and knowledge through the forums and wikis.
Dallas Auction Gallery is the premier full service antique and fine art auction house in the Southwest. With over thirty years of experience, Dallas Auction Gallery offers regular antique auctions and estate auctions, providing well-researched valuations and aggressive marketing to attract appropriate buyers. Auctions are held every six to eight weeks and feature local and regional consignments in the areas of antique furniture and accessories, art glass, antique oil paintings, contemporary fine art, Asian art, and antique silver.