Speaker(s): Nancy Harrison

The Art of Appraising


This presentation will explain the many aspects of an appraisal; types of an appraisal, purposes of an appraisal; definitions of values used in an appraisal and who is qualified to do an appraisal.

Participants will learn:

  • The purpose of an appraisal
  • When is an appraisal needed
  • What type of appraisal is needed
  • Who to hire for an appraisal


Nancy Harrison

Nancy Harrison is the Senior Fine Art Specialist at Emigrant Bank Fine Art Finance. She was a Senior Vice President and Director of the l9th Century European Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture Department at Sotheby’s for over 25 years. Prior to joining Emigrant Bank Fine Art Finance, Ms. Harrison was President of her own art appraisal and advisory firm which brokered sales and acquisitions,...

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