​ A complete appraisal requires a physical inspection of your artwork to verify many points such as ownership and condition of the object. An appraisal following The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices is paramount to getting a proper and true appraisal that can be submitted to your insurance company for scheduling your collection in your fine arts policy, tax deduction of a non-cash charitable gift or for other purposes. I am a Certified Member in good standing of the Appraisers Association of America, Inc., and adhere to their Code of Ethics. USPAP compliant through September 26, 2018.

Whether you are seeking a written appraisal of your fine American Art or just trying to determine the current value of your collection, the first step is to contact a qualified appraiser who specializes in American Art.

Ellery H. Kurtz, AAA - Certified Member, Appraisers Association of America, Inc. Specialist in appraisals of 19th and early 20th Century American Art - American Art Appraisal