National Capital Area

Welcome to the Washington DC area chapter of the ISA

We are the National Capitol Area Chapter of the International Society of Appraisers ( ISA-NCAC)

We are located in the Washington DC area and welcome any ISA members to join us.

Our members offer vast knowledge of a wide array of specialty subjects as well as general personal property appraisal services. Several members have held officer positions at the National level, and several have appeared on the popular and entertaining Antiques Roadshow broadcasts on PBS.

ISA Members may check out the NCAC website for an update of our chapter events, contacts and news at

http://www.isa-ncac.info


CERTIFIED MEMBERS

Paula Fox, ISA CAPP

Graduate Gemologist (GIA), ASA, and NAJA
Antiques & Residential Contents. Gems & Jewelry
Paula A. Fox, LLC.  “Paula A. Fox Appraisers”
PO Box 1697
Bensalem, PA 19020
paulafox@comcast.net
(215) 801-6264
www.paulafoxappraisers.com

Area of Specialty: Antiques and decorative arts. Antiques and residential contents. Antique furniture. Fine art. Gems & jewelry. Collectibles. Diamond jewelry, antique and estate. Items of everyday life. Jewelry, antique and estate. Office furnishings and equipment. Silver. Brokerage. Estates. Estate Sales. Insurance replacement. Expert witness/consultant.


Charles B. Goldstein, ISA CAPP

Fine art and limited edition prints
Charles Barry International, Fine Art Appraisers & Dealers
8 Hardwicke Place
Rockville, MD 20850-3010
charles@forensicartappraiser.com
(301) 340-6775
www.ForensicArtAppraiser.com

Area of Specialty: Fine art: 15th to 21st C American and European paintings. Prints. Sculpture, theory definitions. Appraisal ethics, methodology & valuation. Expert witness & trial consultant, US and Canada.


Aloysia “Nini” Hamalainen, ISA CAPP

Antiques & Residential Contents, Equine, Real Estate
Montgomery Appraisal Group
14612 Jaystone Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20905
ahamalainen@comcast.net
O: (301) 879-3204, C: (240) 277-7250
F: (301) 879-1526
www.montgomeryappraisalgroup.com

Area of Specialty: Fine arts. Real Estate. Residential contents. Consultant. Divorce. Estate evaluations. Tax deductible gifts.


Vicky Nash Shaw, ISA CAPP

Antiques and Residential Contents
Authentic Appraisal & Estate Services, LLC
192 Burwell Lane
Clarksville, VA 23927
vickynash.shaw@gmail.com
O: (434) 252-0333, C: (919) 475-6930
www.TheAuthenticAppraisal.com

Area of Specialty: American decorative arts. Antique Furniture. Silver. Ceramics. Chinese export porcelain. Fine art (painting and prints). Anatolian and Turkish arts. Asian arts, including ceramics, silver, bronze and cloisonné. Appraisals. Consulting. Testimony. Brokerage.


Todd W. Sigety ISA CAPP

Antiques & Residential Contents
WSA Appraisals
425 South Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
O: (703) 836-1020 C: (703) 836-3214
www.wsaappraisals.com

Area of Specialty: Antiques & residential contents. Furniture. Specializing in period American &British furniture & decorative arts of the 18th & 19th Century. Fine arts. Retail antiques.


Carol W. Silverman, ISA CAPP

Antiques & Residential contents
Chelsea Associates, LLC
9610  Dewitt Drive, #PH 102
Silver Spring, MD 20910
C: (301) 897-8886, F:(301) 589-1673 (Call first)
cwsilverman@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: Antique & modern furniture (European, American). Antiques, decorative and fine arts. Americana. Silver. Ceramics. Collectibles. Office equipment & furnishings. Insurance. Damage claims. Estates. Divorce. Downsizing consults.


Fred J. Winer, ISA CAPP

Antiques & Residential Contents 
Parting with Possessions, Inc.
17 Tanner Court
Baltimore, MD 21208
fred@pwpusa.com
(410) 337-0085 or (443) 854-5896
www.pwpusa.com

Area of Specialty: Appraisals, consultations, & brokerage – Identify, value, and recommend solutions for parting with possessions. Antiques & Residential Contents. American & European antique and modern decorative arts and furniture. Silver. Glass. Pottery. Ephemera. Posters. Fine art (paintings and prints). Collectibles. Sports. Office furniture and equipment. Insurance. Estate. Divorce. IRS donation. IRS federal estates. Business disputes. Downsizing. Expert witness. Equitable distribution.


Maureen Winer, ISA CAPP

Parting with Possessions, Inc.
17 Tanner Court
Baltimore, MD 21208
maureen@pwpusa.com
O: (410) 337-0085 C: (443) 857-9606
www.pwpusa.com

Area of Specialty: Appraisals, consultations, & brokerage – Identify, value, and recommend solutions for parting with possessions. Antiques & residential contents. American & European antique and modern decorative arts and furniture. Silver. Glass. Pottery. Ephemera. Posters. Fine art (paintings and prints). Collectibles. Jewelry. Office furniture and equipment. Insurance. Estate. Divorce. IRS donation. IRS federal estates. Business disputes. Downsizing. Expert witness. Equitable distribution. Litigation support. Speaker.


ACCREDITED MEMBERS

Joann Cameron, ISA AM

ISA Specialty Area: Antiques & Residential Contents
A2Z Estate Services
604 Woodside Parkway
Silver Spring MD 20910
AppraiseForYou@gmail.com (appraisals)
A2ZEstateSales@gmail.com (estate sales, online auction sales)
C: (301) 728-1950 H: 301-587-2033
www.StrategicAppraisalSolutions.com

Area of Specialty: Downsizing consultations, personal property appraisals. Estate sales. Internet sales. Online auction sales. Liquidation consultations, Antiques and Residential Contents. Contemporary decorative arts and furniture. Collectibles. Insurance, Family division, IRS donation.


Leila Dunbar, ISA AM

Antiques and Residential Contents.
Leila Dunbar Appraisals and Consulting, LLC
2107 Huidekoper Place, NW
Washington, DC 20007
LeilaDunbar@aol.com
(917) 860-1383 Office and cell
www.pbs.org/wgbh/roadshow/appraisers/leila-dunbar

Area of Specialty: Brokerage. Collectibles. Ephemera. Sports memorabilia. Entertainment. Records. Posters. Advertising. Signs. Toys. Autographs. Automotive, Motorcycle and Aviation Memorabilia. Holiday memorabilia. Magazines.  Museums and museum collections. Political memorabilia. Personal property appraisals. Consultation for sales, acquisitions, and/or management of collections. Expert witness trial consultant. Speaker. IRS Appraisals. Author of articles and books.


C. Robert "Bob" Harrison, ISA AM, M.L.A

Antiques & Residential Contents
Harrison Appraisals, LLC
204 East Main Street
Westminster, MD 21157
bob@harrisonappraisals.com
(410) 871-2017
(410) 871-2018
www.harrisonappraisals.com

Areas of specialty: American, Continental and English furniture. Silver. Early American glassware. Redware and stoneware pottery. Primitives and folk art (with a special emphasis on Pennsylvania German decorative arts).


Maureen M. Heenan, ISA AM

Antiques & Residential Contents
Antique & Estate Appraisals, LLC
14906 Holly Gate Lane
Silver Spring, MD 20906-1962
m.heenan@att.net
O: (240) 678-7067 F:(301) 438-0785 (Call first)

Area of Specialty: Estate evaluation. Insurance. Donation. Brokerage. Silver. Contemporary woodturning. Antiques and decorative arts. Residential contents.


Jill Kent, ISA AM

Other: JD, LLM
Antiques & Residential Contents
The Educated Eye Appraisals
 2419 California Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
jekent@verizon.net
O: (202) 483-7209 C: (202) 257-2990
F: (202) 261-0129
www.TheEducatedEyeAppraisals.com

Area of Specialty: American antiques, furniture & decorative arts. American folk art, including painting. Redware pottery. Decoys. Weathervanes. Whirligigs. Samplers. Americana. Arts and crafts furniture and pottery. Ceramics and glass. British, Continental and Asian furniture. Twentieth century furniture. Inuit art. Insurance scheduling, damage and complete loss. Casualty loss. Donations. Estate  planning. Equitable distribution. Brokerage.


Richard Merritt, ISA AM

Other: ASA AM
Antique Furniture
Merritt Appraisals, LLC
2729 Franklin Court
Alexandria, VA 22302-3021
merrittapprais@aol.com
O: (703) 379-8615, C: (703) 967-7806

Area of Specialty: 18th and 19th century American and English furniture.


Marcene J. Molinaro, ISA AM

Antiques & Residential Contents
Molinaro Appraisal Services, LLC
P.O. Box 1527
230 Ridgeline Way
Lexington, VA 24450
molinaro.marcy@gmail.com
Business Phone/fax: (540) 462-3994

Area of Specialty: Antiques and decorative arts. Fine art. Textiles. Auction. Consultant. Museums and museum collections. Estate evaluations.


Andrea Moody, ISA AM

Fine Art
Andrea Moody Fine Art Appraisals
3016 Oliver St NW
Washington, DC 20015
andrea.moody@gmail.com
(253) 222-9800
www.andreamoody.com

Area of Specialty: Modern and contemporary art. Contemporary glass and ceramics.


Francine Proulx, ISA AM

Other: MS, ASA
Antiques & Residential Contents
Art/Antiques Information Resource, LLC
2901 Saintsbury Plaza, Suite 401
Fairfax, VA 22031
fpappraisals@hotmail.com
(703) 395-7015
www.ArtAntiquesInfo.com

Area of Specialty: American, British, European & Asian furniture. Art Glass. Art Pottery.Fine arts. Native American art and artifacts. Chinese export. Cloisonné. Sculpture. Insurance  coverage/claim. Donation. Estate planning. Equitable distribution. Downsize consulting. Brokerage.


Angela Silverman, ISA AM

Other: GG (GIA Graduate Gemologist)
Gems & Jewelry. Antiques & Residential Contents. Fine Arts.
Silverman Galleries Antiques and Antique Jewelry
110 North Saint Asaph Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314-3100
angelaB.silverman@verizon.net
(703) 836-5363
www.silvermangalleries.com

Area of Specialty: Jewelry. Estate jewelry and diamonds (18th century to 1950). Estate silver(18th century to later American, English and Continental). General antiques. Period art. Objects of and about domestic life, culinary and dining history (through 1850).


Dale A. Sorenson PhD, ISA AM

Dale Sorenson Appraisals
10204 Meredith Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
dale1660@comcast.net
O: (301) 495-2732 C: (240) 274-5647

Area of Specialty: Used and Rare Books, Maps, Autographs, and Prints.


Christine Vincent, ISA AM

ISA Specialty Areas: Fine Arts, Antiques & Residential Contents
Blue Door Art & Antique Appraisals, LLC
P.O.Box 2206
Merrifield, VA 22116
Email: bridgesomc21@gmail.com
Phone: (703) 795.3388

Area of Specialty: Fine Art. Antiques. Decorative Arts. Household Contents. Special interest in Silver, 20th century contemporary furniture, art & decorative arts.