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Maloney Art Appraisal Services | Micheal Maloney

Michael Maloney 
is an appraiser of 20th and 21st century art. Michael is qualified to appraise all original works of art created

since 1900 including paintings, drawings, sculpture, photographs and prints.

Michael possesses in-depth knowledge of the art market and extensive experience valuing works of art.

In determining an accurate appraisal of art works, Michael Maloney reviews auction records and consults with

the art dealers most familiar with each artist's work. Michael has long standing relationships with art dealers

throughout the United States and the international art trade, which provide access to private sales information

that is often vital criteria for valuation.


Maloney Fine Art appraisals are conducted in accordance with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) and IRS guidelines.  Michael has an outstanding 100% acceptance record with the IRS and is known for his professional standards throughout the art community.

Fine Art Appraiser (Appraisers Association of America)

1997 - Present


Maloney Fine Art, Culver City Arts District, Los Angeles California


2002 - 2017


Bonham's (formerly Butterfield & Butterfield): Los Angeles & San Francisco

Director of 20th Century Art 

1997 - 2002


Maloney Fine Art: New York City & Los Angeles      

Owner / Director / Private Dealer + Art Advisory

1992 - 1996


Gagosian Gallery, New York City, NY

Sales Associate

1991 - 1992


Maloney Fine Art; Santa Monica, California


1985 - 1990



Maloney Fine Art / dba East End / West End Galleries: Boston & Provincetown

1980 - 1985


Art Center College, Pasadena, California

New York University, NYC: Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) certificate

Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) compliant through June 30, 2024

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