Expertise and Specialists

The ADAA Appraisers

The ADAA appraisers are qualified by experience and education in their respective areas of specialization.

The appraisers have diverse backgrounds in fine art as well as a broad knowledge of appraisal standards, principles and methodologies. They have in-depth knowledge of the art market and extensive experience valuing works of art for estate, gift and donation tax as we'll as insurance purposes. Each year they analyze and perform hundreds of appraisals. 

Members of the current appraisal team have been apprising works of art for 20 years and all have Masters degrees in different areas of art and art history.  The team also brings together a range of highly trained specialties, market and gallery experience in addition to curatorial and publishing accomplishments. 

Fine Art Appraisers Areas of Specialization: 
Old Master paintings, sculptures, drawing and prints
19th Century American and European artworks
20th Century American, European and Latin American artworks
International Contemporary artworks

Artworks are those in all media including painting, drawing, prints, photography, sculpture and new media and installations. 

We encourage you to contact the Appraisal Department via email at with your questions.