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We are Fine Art Appraisers, Specialists in Works of Fine Art from Antiquity through Contemporary

Realizing that 8 out of 10 works of art may be incorrectly evaluated, most
insurance carriers now require independent appraisals and no longer accept
bills of sale or appraisals given by the seller of the art.

After 19 years of setting the standards nationally in the field of fine art appraisals
we are at your service for the following:

Specific Appraisal Categories

Insurance - IRS Charitable Contribution (Donation) - Pre-Purchase & Pre-Sale Evaluations - Collateral
Divorce - Dissolution - Estate/Probate -Bankruptcy

NIA specializes in works of art in the following categories:

Animation
Antiquities
British Paintings (1500-1850)
British Paintings (From 1850)
Ceramics, Pottery & Glass
Contemporary Art
Pre Columbian Art

Contemporary Prints
European Art (1500-1850)
European Art (From 1850)
Impressionist & Modern Art
Latin America Paintings
Modern Art

Native America Art
Old Masters Drawings
Old Masters Paintings
Old Masters Prints
Oriental Art
Photographs


Pablo Picasso Oil on Canvas



There is no minimum.
NIA will appraise a single piece or an entire collection.

No NIA appraisal has ever been overturned or rejected by an
insurance carrier or the IRS
. The NIA appraisal document is USPAP compliant (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) .

NIA has been appointed to the Superior Court of Los Angeles County,
Panel of Experts.

 

 



The N. I. A., under the aegis and approval of the Vatican Museum Collection, the National Museum of Florence, Casa Buonarotti, and other leading museums, has been appointed to appraise a collection of more than 17 newly cast Michelangelo sculptures. 

These life size bronzes, cast from the original marble masterpieces will be in the exact dimensions and details of the originals and in very limited editions. These bronzes have been sanctioned by the museums as authentic and original, and will most likely be valued at over 2 billion dollars.


 

We are in the office to assist you 7 days a week from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pacific Standard Time. Our Toll Free Number is 1-800-676-2148.
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If you are in need of Fine Art Appraisals, Art Insurance Appraisals or Appraisals for Fine Art Donations, please contact us.