Defaults: IQ-5 and others.

Connoisseur (IQ/Average) is the skill regarding an educated understanding of art and luxury items. Requires specialization. Each specialty defaults to the skills used to study or create the art at -3


It is referenced in GURPS Dungeon Fantasy 2: Dungeons, p. 14, on evaluating loot; GURPS Martial Arts, p. 56, on taking Weapons as a specialty; and GURPS Low-Tech Companion 1: Philosophers and Kings, p. 13, on the application of iconography to Connoisseur (Art).

Kromm QuotesEdit

Sean Punch has commented on Connoisseur in the following posts to the SJG GURPS Forums:

  • On the breadth of possible specialties [1]
  • On its usefulness to a black-market dealer [2]
  • On spelling it [3]

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