Appraisers of Modern and Contemporary Art

About Us

Since 1977, JACQUELINE SILVERMAN & ASSOCIATES has been working with private collectors, museums, artists and artist estates, financial institutions, attorneys, and insurance companies, among others, to provide a unique experience tailored to the individual needs of each client. We understand that no two assignments are the same and pride ourselves on preparing exceptional appraisals handled with meticulous attention, professionalism, and discretion.

Our boutique firm has extensive experience evaluating art of all media created in the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. JS&A appraises art at every market level, from affordable prints by emerging artists to multimillion-dollar paintings by Modern masters. Our appraisers hold designations with the Appraisers Association of America and meet the Internal Revenue Service’s definition of a 'Qualified Appraiser.' With decades of experience and deep knowledge of complex appraisal methodology and market trends, we represent the highest standard within the industry.

Our appraisals comply with the standards set forth in the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) of The Appraisal Foundation and the Code of Ethics of the Appraisers Association of America. Please visit the ABOUT page for downloadable PDFs of our curricula vitae.


At JACQUELINE SILVERMAN & ASSOCIATES, our team of experienced appraisers provides clients across the U.S. and abroad with appraisals tailored to their specific needs. We offer appraisals of individual works and entire collections for a variety of clients, including private collectors, museums, galleries, artists/artist estates and archives, banks and capital advisors, art funds, insurance companies, brokers and adjusters, attorneys, and many more.

Areas of Expertise

JACQUELINE SILVERMAN & ASSOCIATES conducts appraisals for the following purposes:

We specialize in the appraisal of Impressionist, Modern, Post-War, Contemporary, and Emerging Art in the following categories: 


Our appraisals comply with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) of the Appraisal Foundation as well as the Code of Ethics of The Appraisers Association of America, organizations dedicated to promoting the highest standards within the appraisal profession. Our appraisers meet the education and experience requirements for a 'Qualified Appraiser,' as specified by the Internal Revenue Service.


Submit your contact information and one of our appraisers will reach out to schedule a consultation for your project.