Since 1993, Ms. Caroline Ashleigh has served as owner of Caroline Ashleigh Associates, LLC, a firm that deals in appraisals, personal property management, and collection management. Leading a team of professional researchers, Caroline Ashleigh provides some of the most accurate appraisals on the market. From estate appraisals to expert witness and litigation support, Caroline Ashleigh possesses broad experience in a variety of areas and specializes in fine art, couture, and textiles. Caroline Ashleigh ensures accuracy through maintenance of a comprehensive database of up-to-date information, as well as adherence to the strict guidelines of due diligence, ethics, and scholarship.
In addition to her work with Caroline Ashleigh Associates, Caroline Ashleigh is a well-known presence within the art and antique industry. Caroline Ashleigh has been a featured appraiser on the popular television show, Antiques Roadshow, since 1997, and has worked with CBS News’ Inside Edition to demonstrate how to spot fakes and frauds. In addition to being profiled in the New York Times, Arts and Antiques Magazine, and Forbes Magazine, Caroline Ashleigh is listed in Who’s Who of American Women, Who’s Who in America, and Who’s Who in the World.
Caroline Ashleigh is the author of numerous articles for esteemed publications such as the Antiques Roadshow Insider Magazine, Art and Antiques Magazine, and All About Appraising: The Definitive Appraisal Handbook. Caroline Ashleigh’s most recent projects include working with New York University (NYU) to develop and launch an internationally accredited online course for appraisal students. Additionally, Caroline Ashleigh has written Warman’s Field Guide, due to be published in June 2010.
A certified member of the Appraisers Association of America, Caroline Ashleigh took her formal education from NYU, where she graduated from the Appraisal Studies program in Fine and Decorative Arts. Furthermore, Caroline Ashleigh has been a Certified USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) Appraiser since 1997.