Appraiser of Fine and Decorative Art, 20th Century Design and Latin American Art

Soodie Beasley Appraisals LLC is an appraisal firm providing reports for estate planning, division and tax, non-cash charitable donation, insurance and collection management of fine and decorative art. Ms Beasley is an accredited senior appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) in antiques and decorative arts, and certified with Appraisers Association of America (AAA) in 20th-century design and is accredited in Latin American art. She has experience in all aspects of appraisal valuation, and has served as an expert witness in litigation and an advisor to both private and public entities nationally and internationally. [see LOCATIONS SERVED]

Soodie Beasley, ASA, AAA works closely with experts of other disciplines across the country. She is experienced, highly market-aware, and extremely discreet. She currently serves on the Personal Property Committee and is a co-chair of the Marketing Committee for the ASA.

Independent with Global Experience.

Estate Tax, Planning & Divorce


Appraisals for Lawyers

Insure Your Art & Antiques


Appraisals for Insurance

Want to Donate Your Collection?


Appraisals for Donations


An appraisal is a legal document as important as a will. Prepare, educate and defend yourself with a written appraisal.

Trust making sound decisions based on the value of your property to an experienced, qualified appraiser who always complies with Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice.

The art market is rapidly changing, and very different than just a few short years ago. Know the value of your property depending upon your use. Have your items appraised by an experienced professional.

Latest Entries in the Appraiser’s Notebook

Happy Birthday Débora Arango (Columbian, 1907-2005)

The work of Débora Arango shook the stringent atmosphere of the “city of eternal spring.” Her subject matter addressed Colombia’s political and gender violence, depicting the poverty and brutality, as well as its corrupt leaders. Her strong brush... read more

Happy Birthday Cordelia Utueta (1908-1995)

Portrait of Cordelia Urueta, by Katy Horna (undated). Silver on gelatin. (I believe) private collection. (Image from Diego Rivera Mural Museum) Considered a pioneer in abstract art, Urueta was born on September 16, 1908 in Coyoacán (which now is part of CDMX and one... read more