USPAP compliant through:
American Furniture and Decorative Arts; Furniture and Decorative Arts Generalist
Charitable Donation; Estate Tax Liability; Equitable Distribution; Insurance
Read & Mullin, LLC has over fifty years of collective experience in personal property appraising of fine art, decorative art, and documents and objects of historical significance. We pride ourselves on our close working relationships with America's major auction houses, curators, estate attorneys and insurance agents. The information, advice, and experience available to us through this national network provides our clients a level of precision and confidence at the highest level available anywhere in the country. High-value charitable gift donation appraisals and probate appraisals, for review by the Commissioner of Internal Revenue, have become an area of specialization for us. Our appraisal work commonly includes private and institutional clients, both in our region the U.S. Southeast and beyond. Additionally, our brokerage work for clients concentrated mainly in painting, sculpture and jewelry has expanded significantly over the last decade. Our role as professional intermediaries for art and jewelry sales would include recent transactions in Hong Kong, London and throughout the United States. We invite you to contact us to discuss your particular appraisal needs.