Specializing in Appraisals of European & American Fine Art, Antiques and Period Frames. Appraisals include photographic and written documentation, identification and valuation, narratives and comparables--if applicable. Providing appraisals for: resale, insurance, charitable contributions and donations, estate, damage or loss matters.
Specializing in the care and preservation of art, cataloging, environmental and structural awareness guidance, collection stratification, conservation, exhibitions and loaning, sales and acquisitions.
Private purchasing, sales, brokering, and artist representation.
Gallery sales and representation of Old Master prints, 19th and 20th Century Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary Art.
College level adjunct instructor, full credit, 15 week course.
Subjects covered: survey of art history, how to look at and analyze art, terms, elements, techniques, styles, social and historical importance.
Umpire/Arbitrator Insurance related for Pitkin County.
Jury Panel Member
LRSH furnishings review and retroactive statement of opinion of value for resale, 2016
Maris Gallery, Newport Beach, CA.
Dealer & Broker
Colorado Mountain College
Associate Professor: Art Appreciation 110, Aspen.
Big Sculpture Fine Art Gallery, Basalt, CO.
Stars Inc., Aspen, Colorado.
Sales of Memorabilia, Historical Documents, Vintage Photographs, and Autographs.
E.S. Lawrence Gallery, Aspen, Colorado.
Collector’s Fine Art Appraisal
Aspen, Colorado ▪ Rocky Mtn. Region
Appraisal & Collections Management
Magidson Fine Art, New York, Aspen, Colorado.
The Upstairs Gallery, Beverly Hills, Costa Mesa, California.
If we can be assistance to you please call (970-948-2950) or email us.
Barbara Preston, Member Appraisers Association of America, NY