Rittenhouse Art Appraisal & Consulting, LLC is a full-serice art appraisal and consulting firm that offers professional valuation and consulting services. We provide expertise in appraisal services for insurance, charitable donation, equitable distribution, and estate planning purposes. We also consult with clients regarding the management, conservation, restoration, proper display and cataloging of their art collections. Rittenhouse Art Appraisal & Consulting, LLC works with private individuals, insurance underwriters, claims adjusters, and attorneys, as well as advises new and mature collectors with art-related questions. We also offer our knowledge and network of other art professionals to facilitate the buying and selling of art through galleries and auction houses. Our goal is to provide our clients with effective and professional services in fulfilling their specific art needs.
Rittenhouse Art Appraisal & Consulting, LLC, located in San Antonio, Texas, was founded by Amanda Rittenhouse Williams, the only current member of the prestigious Appraisers Association of America in San Antonio or South Texas. Williams’ expertise has been acquired through years of art history studies, gallery work, and intensive appraisal training and experience. She is a graduate of New York University's School of Appraisal Studies in the Fine and Decorative Arts. She also completed a rigorous graduate program in the History of Art and Connoisseurship at Christie’s, London where she earned an M.A. in Art History from the University of Glasgow, Scotland. Williams is a member in good standing of the Appraisers Association of America and is certified by the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) as dictated by the Appraisal Foundation of Washington D. C.