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Partner with NYFAA for all of your trust and estate art appraisal and liquidation needs.

Let us be your professional resource for art advisory and consultation, IRS art, estate antiques, fine art, and personal property appraisals and estate liquidations.  With offices in New York, Los Angeles, and West Palm Beach, a large staff of appraisers, advisors and consultants, and an exclusive network of specialists ā€” NYFAA has been the trusted name in independent estate appraisals and advisory since 1980.

  • Why Choose Us?

    100% IRS Acceptance

    With over 33 years of appraisals representing hundreds of millions in value, NYFAA has an unsurpassed record of acceptance by the IRS Art Advisory Panel. Our USPAP compliant reports are highly respected by government agencies, financial institutions, and courts of law.

    Exclusive Benefits

    Vital to the successful liquidation of artwork, antiques, furniture, jewelry and personal property, NYFAA assisted sales frequently achieve record breaking prices, while providing our clients with the most advantageous terms of sale possible.

    30 Categories of Expertise

    From artwork, furniture and decorations to jewelry, silver, wine and musical instruments, NYFAA has expert appraisers in all areas of the fine and decorative arts.  Our estate appraisers and liquidation specialists are all IRS qualified, USPAP certified, and members of professional appraisal associations.

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  • Our Appraisals

    Whether an appraisal is needed for a donation, estate tax, divorce or damage, NYFAA works together with legal and financial professionals to produce fully transparent IRS qualified fair market value appraisals. Our appraisal documents are important tools for purposes relating to:

    • Trusts, Estates and Estate Planning
    • Equitable Distribution for Marital or Business Dissolution
    • Non-cash Charitable Contribution
    • Expert Witness Testimony

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  • Art Liquidation and Advisory

    We offer objective, discreet and expedient assistance for the liquidation and sale of artwork and antiques, collections and estates.


    • Venue Selection and Representation
    • Negotiation of Advantageous Consignment Terms
    • Structuring of Private Sales
    • Financial and Philanthropic Services

    Learn more about our recent Advisory Projects >>