The Appraisal Foundation has produced brochures for the public on what proper appraisals should include and how to find a competent appraiser. You can download them HERE. If you have ivory or other objects made of endangered species materials you want to sell, please take a look at my BLOG posts on the subject.
As the leading long term investors of Chinese antiques in the United States, Oriental Heritage invests in high quality Chinese antiques. As life long collectors and admirers of Chinese antiques, we understand not only the immense financial value antiques bring, but also their social, cultural and artistic value. Therefore, we do not view antiques just as a commodity to be sold, but intricate and beautiful nods to the past to be preserved, cherished and preserved.
The value problem must be properly identified to determine competency and the scope of work needed. Since then each state is required to implement these minimum standards and qualifications whenever an appraiser is licensed. USPAP establishes the minimum standards for all appraisers.
Two years after he started selling Chinese antiques from his living room inIsadore Chait opened his first gallery of Asian Art. Today, I. While specializing in Asian Art and antiques I.
We are third-generation personal property appraisers. We also cover the Las Vegas and Phoenix areas. We appraise personal property such as jewelry, art, oriental rugs, collectibles and ordinary household items.
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He had been called to San Francisco by a man whose father had died recently and left behind some artwork. But Zhou, who owns an antique store in Monterey Park, recognized the delicate brush strokes, the texture of the scroll: It was an original by Mi Fu, one of the most celebrated Song Dynasty calligraphers of the 11th century. Much like a gifted artist or scientist is granted abode in the United States for their talents, Zhou was handed a green card five years ago in hopes that his expertise would help bolster the preservation of Chinese antiquities.
No matter what information you find on the internet or in a price guide regarding the value of your antique it is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it. It takes a qualified antique appraiser to know whether you have a rare piece of furniture or a great fake. Demand for an item will increase the price.
The Art Resource Group offers over 20 years of experience in art appraising and has been a member of the Appraisers Association of America for eight years. Its appraising services are kept confidential and comply with the professional code established by the Uniform Standard of Professional Appraisals Practice. Art Resource Group provides several appraising services such as insurance, equitable distribution, liquidation, charitable donations IRSmarketable cash value, fair market and damage.