Meredith earned her Bachelor's degree in Classical Studies and Art History from Duke University in 2000, and a Master's degree in Modern Art, Connoisseurship, and the History of the Art Market from Christie's Education in New York in 2001. She spent the next five years in the Christie's New York Antiquities Department as sale coordinator and cataloguer of ancient Greek, Roman, Egyptian, and Near Eastern works of art. During her time at Christie's, she worked on numerous high profile auctions including the Doris Duke Estate, Ancient Egyptian Art from the Harer Family Trust, and the John W. Kluge Morven Collection of Ancient Art.
Meredith joined Heritage Auctions in 2007 as Senior Consignment Director in the Fine & Decorative Arts Department, overseeing two auctions each year. In January 2010, she became the Director of Appraisal Services, preparing formal appraisals for 40 specialist categories. In March 2021, she founded Meredith Meuwly & Associates, a boutique appraisal firm specializing in fine art, collectibles, and estates.
Meredith participates as an appraiser for Antiques Roadshow on PBS, specializing in Antiquities, Glass, Silver, Paintings, and Decorative Arts. Meredith is a certified appraiser of personal property with the International Society of Appraisers, and the current Director of Education. She is an instructor for the Core Course in Appraisal Studies, Appraisal of Fine Art, and Advanced Appraisal Methodology Courses. Meredith is a former executive board member of the Foundation for Appraisal Education and a guest lecturer at museums, institutions, conferences, and multiple civic organizations. She is also an AQB-certified USPAP instructor. In 2019, she was honored with the ISA President's Award for her contributions and dedication to the field of personal property appraisals.
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Performs Appraisals Of
- Decorative Arts & Accessories