Fine Art Shipping Services

Whether you’re moving an individual piece locally or shipping to a museum overseas with tarmac security and attendants on board, our team consistently provides the needed expertise as your single point of contact to ensure an on-time and smooth delivery.

Mercury Ships Some of the Most Valued Artwork in the World

We have shipped everything from Norman Rockwell paintings sent to France for the Caen Memorial for the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings to Rembrandt paintings and Galileo’s original telescope. Guided by our core value of ownership, our expert team provides the same individual attention, high-level monitoring, focus on detail, and follow-through that ensures a precious painting is delivered to a museum in Paris. 


We Provide:

  • Mercury is IATA certified to ship internationally via regular passenger airlines as a TSA Indirect Air Carrier (IAC)

  • Climate-controlled delivery vehicles

  • Museum and gallery service available

  • Ship art locally and globally

  • Shipping insurance for expensive art pieces

  • Expertise in art shipping

  • Climate controlled storage available

  • White glove delivery

We help fine art shipping companies and curators with art shipping.

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International Freight

Your international shipping is complicated and you deserve individual attention and guidance to make this go as smoothly as possible. We help prepare the international documentation such as AES filings and provide advice around insurance.

Often your shipments need climate-controlled vehicles, tarmac security or attendants on board the flight and our team arranges this on your behalf.

Domestic Freight

Mercury specializes in the shipping of fine art domestically. Whether your shipment goes on a climate-controlled truck with real-time GPS tracking or on a flight with tarmac security and attendants on board, our team constantly monitors your shipments so you don't have to.

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Since 1984, Mercury has been on a mission to support innovation by simplifying shipping. We run on the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS).

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