Discover the value of your art.

On site certified appraisals with no travel fee in Orange County. Call for an appointment: 949-715-0308

Gloria Gales has enjoyed the business side of the art world since 1984, working as a professional art dealer, art appraiser and public speaker.

Gloria is a certified personal property appraiser, specializing in fine art. She has passed the national USPAP test, and has over thirty years of experience buying, selling and valuing fine art, decorative art, collectibles and furnishings. She is a certified member of the Palm Beach Appraisers Association.

Gloria regularly completes appraisals for insurance companies, fiduciaries, lawyers, corporations, and private clients. Her appraisals are completed following Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice. Gloria is certified and qualified to provide appraisal services throughout the United States.

Gloria has been a resident of Orange County, California since 2001. Before moving to Orange County, Gloria owned and directed The Modern Art Gallery of Boca Raton in South Florida. In 1999 she moved to Telluride, Colorado where she continued to work as an art dealer.

With over three decades of experience in the art world and extensive international travels, Gloria is familiar with a wide variety of art and decor.

Reasonable flat fee service.
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Catalina Appraisal Service Inc
by appointment

30100 Town Center Dr, O-153
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

Gloria Gales has passed the national test for
Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice

Palm Beach Appraisers Association, member
certified to provide appraisals throughout the United States


Gloria Gales 949-715-0308

Certified appraisals prepared for:

donating to a charitable organization
certified appraisals may be required for IRS purposes

equitable distribution
certified appraisals insure fair division of art and other valuables

estate planning
don't forget to include the value of your art in your portfolio

homeowner's insurance
your homeowner's insurance policy may require certified appraisals for art, rugs and fine furniture

divorce or dissolution of partnership
certified appraisals will insure the fair distribution of assets

purchasing art
know the true fair market value before your buy art

selling art
a certified appraisal provides a professional opinion and a written document for both the buyer and the seller

art consultations
art placement
and valuations