- Specialists in the Appraisal of Fine Art for over 35 years
- Independent and Unbiased Valuations
- USPAP Qualified Appraisals for All Purposes
- Certified Member of the Appraisers Association of America
- Appraisal Project Management
Jan Andersen Fine Art Services has specialized for over 35 years in the appraisal of fine art, paintings, prints, works on paper, and sculpture from the Nineteenth Century to the present, including Impressionist, Modern, Post War and Cutting-Edge Contemporary Art. In this volatile segment of the art business, specialization and a knowledge of the history of the market are essential in arriving at accurate valuations.
We provide "fair market value", "replacement value", and other valuation appraisal reports for the following purposes: insurance, including loss and damage; estate tax, including artist estates and others subject to the "blockage" principle; gift tax; charitable contribution; equitable distribution and tax planning; asset management; and art as collateral. We render services to collectors, museums, dealers, the IRS, and all other sectors of the art business community, including the banking, legal, and accounting professions.
As an active member of the Appraisers Association of America, Jan G. Andersen is certified and abides by the professional code of ethics of the Appraisers Association of America. All appraisals are compliant with USPAP, the congressionally recognized set of appraisal standards promulgated by the Appraisal Foundation, Washington, D.C. She is a preferred insurance provider.
Jan Andersen Fine Art Services has extensive connections in the auction, retail, and appraisal communities and is uniquely qualified to coordinate and manage teams of specialists to fulfill all of your appraisal needs above and beyond those involving fine arts.