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Appraisals and Identification of Art, Antiques, and Collectibles

Museums are prohibited from offering valuations, appraisals or authentications of artwork. However, dealers, auction houses, and appraisers can provide valuations and authentications.

Here are some resources to try:

Auction House Websites

Christie's

Sotheby's

Bonhams & Butterfield

Dealer and Appraiser Associations

American Society of Appraisers
555 Herndon Parkway, Suite 125
Herndon, VA 20170
Tel: 703.478.2228
Fax: 703.742.8471

Art Dealers Association of America
575 Madison Ave.
New York , NY 10022
Tel: 212.940.8590
Fax: 212.940.7013

National Antique and Art Dealers Association of America
12 East 56th Street
New York , NY 10022
Tel: 212.826.9707
Fax: 212.319.0471

Appraisers Association of America Inc.
386 Park Avenue South, Suite 2000
New York, NY 10016
Tel: 212.889.5404
Fax: 212.889.5503

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Last updated by cowend on March 25, 2010

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