We specialize in 19th- and 20th-century modern and contemporary art, including, paintings, sculpture, photography, and works on paper; decorative arts, furniture, and mid-century design. All of our appraisals are certified and follow the most current Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP) and IRS guidelines. Our appraisals are customized to meet the intended needs and uses of our clients using different types of values.
We handle valuations for:
Estate resolution, planning and deaccessioning, using Fair Market Value
Equitable Distribution for division of property, using Fair Market Value
Donation for charitable contribution and gifts, using Fair Market Value
Insurance for coverage or loss, using Retail Replacement Value
Fees are based on an hourly rate or project fee, depending upon the extent of the collection and the type of appraisal required.