Risk Management Tip

Keep art cool as temperatures rise

Summer is upon us, and art collectors need to take extra measures to help protect their valuables from the effects of high temperatures and humidity.Paintings and other works of art on paper expand and contract in response to changes in temperature and humidity, and canvasses can become looser or tighter, often changing shape. To keep your fine art and furniture in the best possible condition in the summer heat, follow these recommendations:

For more tips on preserving fine art, read this article from the Chubb Group of Insurance Agencies.