Monica G Fidel, ISA CAPP, Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts, Fine Art



Monica G Fidel
ISA member since Jun 24, 2003

(305) 776-6481 (Office)
(305) 776-6481 (Mobile)

1018 SW 43rd Avenue
Miami, FL 33134 map

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MONICA FIDEL, ASA, ISA CAPP, Certified Member of ISA, and Accredited Senior Appraiser of the American Society of Appraisers, Appraiser of Personal Property GENERAL EXPERIENCE Personal Property Appraiser Antiques and Residential Contents since 2002 International Development Project Officer, The World Bank, Washington, DC, 1983-2001 PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS International Society of Appraisers (ISA) -Certified Appraiser of Personal Property, member since 2002 -President of the South Florida/Greater Miami Chapter, 2008-09 Previously Vice President (2006-07) and Treasurer (2010-2011). EDUCATION The Appraisal Foundation, Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP). Successfully completed a 15-hour course and examination of USPAP, the congressionally recognized set of appraisal standards promulgated by The Appraisal Foundation. Completed in 2011, effective through Feb. 2016, update completed in 2012. Graduate in Appraisal Studies of Fine and Decorative Arts. George Washington University, Center for Professional Development, Washington, DC, 2002. Appraisal Courses: Introduction to Personal Property Valuation Personal Property Valuation Methodology Research and Analysis Report Writing The Legal and Commercial Environment of Personal Property Valuation Connoisseurship Courses: Fourteen courses in areas of decorative arts and furniture, including American Victorian, 19th Century English and Continental, American early periods, fundamentals of authenticating period furniture, silver, 19th century paintings, French furniture, Russian silver, enamels and textiles, costume jewelry, photography, Oriental carpets, and American glass Continuing Education. Asian Art Seminar, ISA South Florida Chapter (Sept. 2009); European Furniture and Art Seminar, International Appraisers Association, IAA (April 2009); Assets 2009 Annual Conference, ISA (March 2009); American and European Art Deco Furniture Identification Seminar, IAA (Feb. 2009); Silver Workshop Lecture, IAA (October 2008), Assets 2008 Annual Conference, ISA (April 2008), Oriental Rug Workshop, IAA (April 2008), Oriental Rugs, Identification and Valuation (September 2007) Speaking Engagements: Personal Property Appraisals: How do they Tie into our Legal Practice, South Florida Paralegal Association (May 26, 2009); Appraising your Valuables, Business and Professional Womens Club, Sunshine Coast (July 24, 2008) Master of Arts, The American University, Washington, DC, Bachelor of Arts, Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, Argentina


  • Art
  • Furniture
  • Glass
  • Porcelain
  • Silver


  • Appraisal Review
  • Damage Claims
  • Divorce Settlements
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Estate Probate
  • Estate Tax
  • Insurance Claims
  • Non-Cash Charitable Donations

Performs Appraisals Of

  • Art - Latin American
  • Collectibles - Figurines
  • Dinnerware
  • Engraving & Etching
  • Figurines
  • Furniture - 19th Century
  • Furniture - 20th Century
  • Furniture - Art Deco & Art Nouveau
  • Furniture - Contemporary
  • Objet d'art & De Vertu
  • Paintings
  • Paintings - 19th Century
  • Paintings - Contemporary American
  • Posters
  • Prints - Modern & Contemporary
  • Silver - Sterling