Bob H. Banks, ISA AM AAA, Fine Art

Bob H. Banks, ISA AM AAA, Fine Art

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Bob H. Banks
ISA member since Oct 05, 1995

(214) 557-1927 (Mobile)

6222 Willow Lane
Dallas, TX 75230 , United States map

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ROBERT H. BANKS, AAA CERTIFIED MEMBER OF APPRAISERS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA INC. National Board of Directors of AAA, 2003-2007 Expert Witness and Fine Art Appraiser Clients include Dallas Museum of Art, AXA, State Farm Insurance, many law firms and high equity individuals for appraisals for IRS, Equitable Distribution and Insurance matters and Expert Witness testimony. Professional Experience 35 years 1980-Present Banks Fine Art, LLC, Dallas, Texas Owner Art Dealer and Appraiser Robert H. Banks has specialized in American & European paintings for over 35 years and has over 25 years of experience appraising fine art. His company, Banks Fine Art, LLC, is a high end business representing artists worldwide and sells to galleries internationally. Mr. Banks often purchases artwork overseas and at major auction houses on behalf of private clients and dealers. Mr. Banks appraisal duties include reviewing, documenting, and valuing art collections. He has extensive experience in appraising property for insurance purposes, damage claims, loss claims, divorce/dissolution of property, and for estate tax purposes. Mr. Banks has appraised most art media including paintings, watercolors, drawings, prints and sculptures. He is well versed in American and European art. Areas of Specialization: American and European Art, 19th & 20th Century and Modern Prints and Sculpture, 20th Century and Modern.    Professional Affiliations 1990-Present Appraisers Association of America, Inc. (AAA) Member of the National Board of Directors of AAA, 2003-2007 Elected by members of AAA. Certified Member The highest designation of expertise. Southwest Regional Representative, 1994-2005 Elected by members of AAA. 1995-Present International Society of Appraisers (ISA) Accredited Member, North Texas Chapter of ISA This designation was received after successfully completing and being tested in course 101, 102, and 103 in valuation science offered by the ISA. Also completed course 301, Expert Witness Advanced Appraisal Course. 2002-Present Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) USPAP Certified, course and examination The Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act of 1989 recognize USPAP as the generally accepted appraisal standards and requires USPAP compliance for appraisers in federally related transactions. State Appraiser Certification and Licensing Boards; federal, state, and local agencies, appraisal services and appraisal trade associations require USPAP compliance. Other Professional Experience Mr Banks Has written 4 Monograph books on artists:  Charles LevierRaymond Thibesart, Marcia Banks and Doc Spellmon. Mr. Banks has written a guidebook titled How to Buy Art Wisely, and lectures extensively on purchasing art, the intricacies of the art market and the different mediums available. He has spoken several times at the National Conference for the Appraisers Association of America, Inc., and is a lecturer at Marion Westbrook's classes on antique paintings and furniture in Dallas. He is listed in Who's Who in American Art and has done appraisals for Public Television's The Antiques Roadshow and Good Morning Texas and A&E Storage Wars, Texas. Mr. Banks is also a licensed auctioneer (TX License # 9069) and has actively conducted auctions for the past 20 years.  Education 1975-1978 BFA Florida State University, Chemistry 1978-1979 Graduate studies at Boston University, medical related 1980 Parsons School of Design, NYC, Classes in Art History and Business 1987 California Auctioneer College 1987-2011 Continuing Education through the AAA and the ISA


Specialties

  • Art
  • Art - 19th Century
  • Art - 20th Century
  • Art - American
  • Prints - 20th Century Limited Edition

Services

  • Authentication
  • Broker
  • Expert Witness
  • Retail Art
  • Speaker

Performs Appraisals Of

  • Art
  • Art - 19th Century
  • Art - 20th Century
  • Art - American
  • Art - Impressionist & Modern
  • Prints - 20th Century Limited Edition
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