Appraisal and conservation information

Museum staff cannot appraise or authenticate works of art or recommend specific appraisers. To locate an appraiser, visit the websites of the following professional organizations:

ISA: The International Society of Appraisers North Texas Chapter

The American Society of Appraisers

Appraisers Association of America

The library owns many books on caring for art and antiques, such as Caring for Your Family Treasures, The Winterthur Guide to Caring for Your Collection, and Caring for Your Art.

For online information or to find a professional conservator in your area, visit

The American Institute for Conservation