Independent fine art appraisal


Based in Halifax, Nova Scotia

& offering online consultation

ensuring adequate coverage

Insurance policies

Insurance appraisals estimate the cost to replace your artwork in the event of damage or loss.  Read more.

equitable distribution

Dividing property

An appraisal can ensure that property is divided fairly. Read more.

About rachel brodie


Rachel is the Nova Scotia member of the International Society of Appraisers.

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services available to
insurance professionals

Damage & loss

Unbiased appraisals for adjusters and contents analysts. Read more.

market values

Buying & selling

Navigating the purchase & sale of artwork on the primary, secondary, and private art markets. Read more.

fair market value

Donating artwork

You may be able to claim a tax credit for the appraised fair market value of the artwork you donate.  Read more.

loans, insolvency

Financial planning

The value of your artwork may assist with major financial decisions such as obtaining a loan or declaring bankruptcy. Read more.

Frequently asked

pricing structure

How much does an appraisal cost?

The fee is based on the type of appraisal report required and the time and resources required to complete it.  Read more.

determining value

How is artwork appraised?

One artwork may have multiple values, depending on the purpose of the appraisal.  Read more.

how to find out more

I'm just curious about my artwork

If you don't need an appraisal, but want to learn more about your artwork, there are numerous free online resources.

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Rachel Brodie  |  Halifax  |  Nova Scotia  |  Canada