we specialize in American, european, and asian fine art
Fine art appraisals, for any discerning client, by unbiased experts who value discretion.
Specializing in assessing American, European and Asian fine art, we’re capable of appraising a vast range of corporate and personal property items from private or public collections in a timely manner. From valuations of paintings and sculptures to works on paper, you can trust Whittaker Fine Art Appraisals (WFAA) to help you discover what your art is worth.
As an objective third party, our courteous, professional experts here at WFAA can discreetly and ethically identify and valuate art to serve an array of purposes.
why choose whittaker
Our scholarly background ensures methodical, extensive analysis of your property to form a reliable judgment supported by comprehensive research.
It’s on the strength of observation and reflection that one finds a way. So we must dig and delve unceasingly.
what to expect
Our meticulous process and what’s included in your USPAP-compliant appraisal report.
When you contact us for a consultation, we’ll review your circumstance to understand fully your requirements and provide answers to any questions. Below is a simplified overview of what to expect.more about our process
We’ll meet to discuss your appraisal report needs and use this information to come to a contractual agreement detailing responsibilities, expectations, timing and fees.
With integrity, we use extensive documentation and photography coupled with a variety of attentive, mindful procedures to conduct a careful assessment and to write a formal description of your work(s).
Research begins and through proven methodologies we will identify the work(s) and determine value through market analysis and appropriate valuation research.
The final appraisal report covers the intended use, objective, parties involved, valuation approach, research data, property description, justified reasoning and valuation conclusion.
For a specific list of contents, you can read more about our appraisal report.