National Capital Area Chapter

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

Office: (301)-879-3204, cell: (240) 277-7250

Fax: (301) 879-1526

www.montgomeryappaisalgroup.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, Virginia 23927

vickynash.shaw@gmail.com

(434) 252-0333, (919) 475-6930 (cell)

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 Cell:  (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

cell (301) 897-8886, also cell 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 & Residtial Contents 

Parting with Possessions, Inc.

17 Tanner Court

Baltimore, MD 21208

fred@pwpusa.com

(410) 337-0085 or (443) 854-5896

www.partingwithpossessions.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 Cell: (443) 857-9606

www.partingwithpossessions.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)

(301) 728-1950 (cell) 301-587-2033 ( home)

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 Fax:(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 Cell:  (202) 257-2990

Fax:  (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, Cell  (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.Art/AntiquesInfo.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 Soenson Appraisals

10204 Meredith Avenue

Silver Spring, MD 20910

dale1660@comcast.net

O: (301) 495-2732 Cell:(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
Specialty Area:  Fine Art. Antiques. Decorative Arts. Household Contents. Special interest in Silver, 20th century contemporary furniture, art & decorative arts.

 

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