Collections in Context is delighted to provide art collectors and their heirs (or agents) a host of expert services including appraisals for insurance, distribution, estates, damage and loss  or donation. We also provide art advisory services to help you conserve, reduce, research and even catalogue your collections. We offer art brokering as well as collection building and enhancement.

Why Use Us!

Collections In Context is a full service personal property appraisal firm, serving the Greater Boston area and beyond. We provide qualified appraisals of your personal property -- whether one precious object or a large estate. Beyond appraising our abilities serve the varied needs of today's collectors.

Our Experience Shows!

Are you a collector of modern or ancient art?
Do you have a large assortment of antiques or valuable furniture?
Looking to move or downsize?
Have you just inherited a large number of items?
Thinking of donating your artworks or giving them to your heirs?
Collections in Context can assist you with all of your appraisals and valuations needs:
  • Insurance schedules of fine arts and antiques
  • IRS donation or estate tax qualified reports
  • Damage and loss claims
  • Equitable divorce or estate distribution evaluations
Contact us to discuss how we can make your project go smoothly and easily. Email to or call at 240-461-7452 or 617-901-1996 (MA only).

USPAP compliant, certified member of the Appraisers Association of America