Brooke E. Baggenstoss, ISA, Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts

Brooke E. Baggenstoss, ISA, Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts

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Brooke E. Baggenstoss
ISA member since Jun 30, 2015

(216) 849-3437 (Mobile)

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About

After nearly five years as the Decorative Arts and Jewelry cataloguer at Pacific Galleries, a high-volume Seattle auction house, I pursued an art history degree at the University of Washington to further the knowledge I had gained from my work experience.

As a part-time dealer, I continued to buy and sell antiques, art, and jewelry for the last 15 years, attending estate sales and auctions on weekends. I have worked with Chris Foss, AM, GD as an appraiser for the last 2 years at his Seattle firm Foss Appraisal and continue to work with him now after my relocation to Cleveland, Ohio. I am happy to provide my qualifications and CV with references upon request.

My education concentrated on 19th c. European and American art and NW coast Native American art, and I enjoyed rigorous coursework in Asian and Spanish art as well. I truly enjoyed studying interwar German and Austrian art and culture.

My experience with antique jewelry is helpful if clients need assistance separating fine from costume. I harbor parallel collecting passions for American and Hawaiian ukuleles and artisan-made turned wooden bowls and treen. American 20th c. modern decorative arts and furniture are ongoing areas of my personal and professional inquiry.


Specialties

  • Clothing & Accessories
  • Decorative Arts & Accessories
  • Furniture
  • Silver

Services

  • Broker
  • Consultant
  • Equitable Distribution

Performs Appraisals Of

  • Clothing & Accessories
  • Decorative Arts & Accessories
  • Furniture
  • Furs
  • Silver
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