Lipchitz painting

Donating art? IRS requires proper appraisal

Be it downsizing, debt or some other factor that may prompt one to consider donating art or antiques, Art Markets columnist Mary Manion offers a friendly reminder of the importance of appraisals in meeting tax requirements of donations.

Cash & Cari stars featured at HGTV antiques appraisal event Jan. 12th

    HGTV’s Cash & Cari will be filming an open house from 3-6 p.m. Jan. 12, 2012  in Westland, Mich., where Cari Cucksey and Caroline Ashleigh, together with several other pros, will be offering free appraisals to help collectors and fans learn more about the treasures in thier home. For more information email: