Contributing Authors

2012 edition

  • Harry Alden - An Introduction To Wood Analysis and Identification
  • Elizabeth Berman - The Challenges of Appraising Judaica, Part One
  • Kewku Boison - Fair Value - Plant, Machinery, and Equipment Appraisals/Valuations for IFRS Purposes
  • Soodie Beasley - In Good Taste
  • Lisa Cambier - The Valuation and Institutional Placement of Artists' Archives
  • Leon Castner - The Persuasive Appraisal
  • Beverly Schreiber Jacoby - Valuing Site Specific Contemporary Art
  • Brian Kathenes - Creating Celebrity Status as a Professional Appraiser
  • David Lindquist - Analysis of The Multi-Part Antique
  • Jianping Mei - 2011 Art Market Insights and Financial Performance
  • Michael Moses - 2011 Art Market Insights and Financial Performance
  • Joyce Newman - The Persuasive Appraisal
  • Ünsal Özdilek - Use of the Hedonic Approach in Appraising the Market Value of Paintings
  • Tony Pernicone - Caveat Emptor!  Fakes and Frauds at eBay and other Online Auction Sites
  • Francine Proulx - Ralph Returns to the Supreme Court: A Case Study in Artist Identification
  • Steve Roach - Looking at the Rare Coin Market in a Time of Rapidly Rising Precious Metal Prices
  • Cynthia Shaver - Asian Textiles: An Introductory Guide for Personal Property Appraisers
  • Todd W. Sigety - The Appraisers Tool Kit
  • David Smith - Aiming High: How to Take Better Photographs of Art and Objects
  • Dale Sorenson - A Primer On Appraising Books
  • Lydia Thompson - The Path of the Chinese Art Market: Sustainable Growth or Bust

Buy the 2012 edition (paperback, $55) or (ebook, $35)


Past Issues

2011 edition

  • Logan Adams - Auction Platforms in the Expanded Market
  • Soodie Beasley - Fact and Illusion: Nude Woman in Pre-Hitlerian Germany
  • Jane C. Brennom - Social Media for the Appraiser: A Multi-Channel Approach
  • Ona Curran - Colonial New York Limners
  • Jan Robbins Durr - Senior Market: Where Networks Work for Appraisers
  • Linda Eaton - Ernest LoNano: Decorator's Counsel
  • Charles Falco - High-Resolution Infrared Imaging of Paintings and Cultural Artifacts
  • Alexander Gaydasch - Appraising: Art or Science?
  • Katherine Jentleson - The Blue Chip Market of Grandma Moses: An Outsider Artist Inside the Mainstream Auction Market               
  • Brian Kathenes - Selling Your Professional Appraisal Services and Products
  • Peter Kostoulakos - How to Examine an Antique Painting
  • William Novotny - When Does USPAP Require a Competency Disclosure?
  • Ünsal Özdilek - Essentials of Appraising Art
  • Tony Pernicone - Beyond Auction Sales: Selecting Fine Art FMV Comparables
  • Newbold (Newbie) Richardson - Textile "Stuff": How to Categorize, Evaluate and Value Historic Clothing, Fashion and Textiles
  • Steve Roach - Examining the Rare Coin and Precious Metal Markets
  • Daphne Rosenzweig - "Qianlong" - His Mark Lives On
  • Jerry Sampson - Dealing with Difficult Clients
  • Alexa Shitanishi - The Provenance Effect: An Analysis of the Effect of Ownership on the Value of Fine Art
  • Todd W. Sigety - Social Media for the Appraiser: A Multi-Channel Approach
  • Brenda Simonson-MohleArt Forgery: A Cautionary Tale
  • Ed Tuten - Appraising American Horse Drawn Carriages and Sleighs
  • Victor Wiener - The Role of Appraisers in the Process of Authentication and in Other Related Valuation Issues
  • Charles Wong - The Role of Appraisers in the Process of Authentication and in Other Related Valuation Issues

Buy the 2011 edition ($35)

 

2010 edition

  • Logan Adams – Building Bigger and Better Business with the Moving Industry
  • Soodie BeasleyFantasy Furniture by Designers: Mark, Mont, Duquette and Springer
  • Elizabeth Kessin BermanA Time to Value and a Time to Creatively Value  Appraising Church and Synagogue Collections
  • Jane C. BrennomAppraisers vs Authenticators
  • Robert W. Cook Lack of Objectivity Leaves Appraisers at Risk: Index Adjusted  Good-Better-Best Appraisal Model Offers Partial Solutions
  • Robert J. CoreyLack of Objectivity Leaves Appraisers at Risk: Index Adjusted  Good-Better-Best Appraisal Model Offers Partial Solutions
  • Hollie DavisFor Love or Money: Antiques as Investments
  • Mark S. GoldThe Deaccessioning Debate: What Appraisers Need to Know
  • Brian HiattComparison of Different software to Prepare Personal Property Appraisal Reports
  • Brian KathenesAppraising Stamps and Coins: Tips, Tricks and Hints for Taking the Mystery out of Stamp and Coin Appraising
  • Jill Kent – Folk Art for Appraisers
  • Elin Lake-EwaldOriginal Research and Innovative Appraisals
  • Judy Nelson Reading a Two-Dimensional Artwork; Suggestions for the Generalist Appraiser
  • Andrew Richmond - Love or Money: Antiques as Investment
  • Felicia N. Rossomando – The Application of Blockage Discounts For an Artist’s Estate: An Art Business Approach
  • Jerry SampsonEstablishing the Appraisers Library
  • Elizabeth SebeskyThe Art Market: How Lending Fuels Art Crime
  • Paul A. ShutlerThe Importance of Being Provenanced
  • Todd W. SigetyPrice Anomalies
  • Scott ZemaPersonal Property Appraising and the Element of Time

Buy the 2010 edition ($35)

 

2009 edition

  • Alvah Beander - A Guide to Appraising African Art
  • Soodie BesaleyDiscovering a New Collecting Category: Furniture by Decorators
  • Robert J. CoreyCombining Metrics, Standards and Connoisseurship: A Weighted-Factor Scoring Model
  • Jo DesmondFramed Works on Paper – What to Look for Under the Dust Cover
  • Mark C. GroveStandards of Protocol
  • Christine GuernseyCreating a Marketing Plan: Mapping Your Way to Future Appraisal Business Success
  • Benedict J. HastingsThe Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory
  • Darlene HinesThe Enslaved African American Artisan: Contributions to the Decorative Arts
  • Brian KathenesAutographs, Manuscripts, and Historical Documents: How to Identify Common Fakes, Forgeries and Facsimiles
  • Denise J. LevyThe Challenges of Appraising Photographs
  • Jianping MeiMarket Based Art Valuations
  • Michael Moses - Market Based Art Valuations
  • Susan A. NashHistoric Wallpaper
  • Mike OdellBeware the Risks
  • Graham P. OspreayIssues in Identification and The Authenticity of Artist’s Signatures
  • Harlan RimmermanBeware the Risks
  • Todd W. SigetyCombining Metrics, Standards and Connoisseurship: A Weighted-Factor Scoring Model
  • Christine A. SmithPaper-Based Artifacts and Light: An Introduction
  • Dale SorensonA Primer on Valuating and Appraising Maps
  • Stephen J. SweetingMaterial Culture and the Natural World: Mayo, Seri, and Apache Basketry
  • Victor WienerThe Unique Aspects of Appraising Large Scale Art
  • Matthew S. WilcoxIllustration Art: Problems and Resources for Appraisers
  • Michael WyrostekKnowing about “Other Assets” Increased MY Appraisal Business by 50%

Buy the 2009 edition ($35)

2008 edition

  • Logan Adams - Can Diversity be the Answer in Today's Business Climate?
  • Jane C. Brennom - Art Bronze
  • Leon Castner - The Issue of Blockage and Richard Nixon
  • Alexandra Deutsch - Curator and Appraiser: Working Together
  • Victor Franco - The Relationship Between Restorations and Value
  • John W. Harwood - Safe Protection and Insurance - The Two Umbrellas
  • Robert F. James - Antiques Shows Getting a Makeover
  • Alan R. Jobe - Appraisals and their Value in the Handling of Household Good Claims
  • Brian Kathenes - Marketing Your Appraisal Services: Facts, Myths and Archery (yes, archery)
  • David J. Maloney and Willima M. Novotny - USPAP and the Personal Property Appraiser
  • Charles C. McCracken - Writing Beyond the Numbers: Why Appraisers Publish
  • Tom McNulty - Researching the Impact of Provenance on the Value of Fine Art, Decorative Arts and Collectible Objects
  • Margaret Minnick - Studio Furniture
  • Marcene Molinaro - Old Chest Becomes Valuable Acquisition: How Museums Collect
  • William M. Novotny - Equivalent Sampling: The Valuation of Loss Claims with Limited Property Descriptions
  • Francine Proulx - Downsize Consulting: Compatible Role for Appraisers
  • Lisa Ramaci - Auction Houses Cast an Appraising Eye
  • Andrew Richmond - One Auctioneer's Evaluation of the Online Price Database
  • Daphne Lange Rosenzweig - Jade/Not Jade: The Art of Appraising Chinese Jade Carvings
  • Bruce M. Schuettinger - Conservation Reports and How They Can Benefit the Personal Property Appraiser
  • Todd W. Sigety - Quality Condition Adjusted Mean Methodology: A Comparative Valuation Tool for the Appraiser
  • Susan H. Stafford - Writing With Style
  • Victor Wiener - Appraising Art in the Stratosphere: The Dynamics of Steve Wynn's Elbow and Other Valuation Situations

Buy the 2008 edition ($35)