Christine N. Corbin, ISA CAPP, Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts

Christine N. Corbin, ISA CAPP, Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts

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Christine N. Corbin
ISA member since Jan 01, 1990

(804) 385-7537 (Mobile)
(804) 360-3816 (Office)

3808 Wellesley Terrace Circle
Richmond, VA 23233 , United States map

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About

Certified ISA Appraiser of Decorative Arts, Antiques and Residential Furnishings (member since 1988), Broker of Antiques and Decorative Arts

ASA Senior Appraiser

Appraisal projects include: Reynolds Metals Corporate Decorative and Fine Art Collection, Claremont Plantation, Brandon Plantation, Westover Plantation, Shirley Plantation, George Washington's Gavel from the Society of Cincinnatis, Abraham Lincoln's Presidential Collection (White House China, Signed Documents, Spectacles, Books, Personal Artifacts), Robert Todd Lincoln's Collection (Toys, Spectacles, Furnishings from Hildene, Photographs, Documents, Childhood Furniture, Books, etc.), Mary Todd Lincoln's Collection (Jewelry, Mary Todd's Lincoln Official Leather Bound Funeral Program, Mourning Parasols and Fans, China, Porcelain, Glass, Photograph Collection, etc.), James Buchannan's White House China for Wheatland, Paul Revere Sterling, Charlottesville Private Collection from Thomas Jefferson's Library, Presidential Letters, Jefferson's Hand-drawn Survey Map, Robert E. Lee Documents  & Library, The United Daughters of the Confederacy Collection (Library, Art, Silver, Artifacts, etc.), VMFA Donations, Various other Private Collections, and Brokerage of Fine Art objects ranging in individual value from $30,000 to $2.8 million. 

Specialties includeEstate Consultation and Settlement, Equitable Distributions, Expert Witness Testimony, Damage Claims and Insurance, Brokerage, Online Auctions

Education: ISA APPRAISAL QUALIFICATION COURSES (since 1988) - USPAP - Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice -

Winterthur Winter Institute, Virginia Museum of Art Courses, Various Methodology Courses through the American Society of Appraisers and International Society of Appraisers

Shippensburg University - BA - Economics and Government/Business Adminstration, Franklin & Marshall College (post-graduate courses)

Master Gardener Certification, Henrico, Virginia, through Virginia Tech University

AFFILIATIONS:

ISA Board of Directors 2005-2011, Past - Vice President, Conference Decorative Arts Chair, Antiques Discipline Committee Chair, Current Member of Fine and Decorative Arts Committees

Appraisal FoundationTrustee -  2011-2016 - Appointed by the Appraisal Foundaton Advisory Council (TAFAC), ISA Appointed Representative (TAFAC)2007-2011, Committee member (various) until present, Vice Chair of Personal Property Issues Committee of TAFAC 2013 - 2014

Virginia Auctioneers Director 2010-2013

Historic Richmond Foundation Trustee  2013-2014

Council of Historic Richmond President 2013-2014

Co-chair, Historic Richmond/Garden Club of Virginia Wednesday Tour 2017


Specialties

  • Americana
  • Auction Company/Gallery
  • Decorative Arts & Accessories
  • Furniture
  • Silver

Services

  • Broker
  • Consultant
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Estate Evaluations
  • Expert Witness
  • Insurance Claims
  • Tax Deductible Gifts

Performs Appraisals Of

  • Americana
  • Art
  • Ceramics
  • Collectibles
  • Decorative Arts & Accessories
  • Furniture - 15th-18th Century
  • Furniture - American
  • Jewelry - Estate
  • Porcelain
  • Pottery
  • Silver
  • Textiles
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