Appraisers. It’s Important To Choose Wisely.

When a heirloom item, piece of fine art, or estate needs to be estimated for its worth, hiring an accredited, proven and acclaimed expert is where you go. Research, resources, technical education, experience and exposure to global antiques and art markets is necessary for accurate estimating. For over 45 years the major auction houses, law firms, insurance companies, businesses and individuals have relied upon Lee Drexler and her firm, Esquire Appraisals Inc., for their approvals.

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Lee has done appraisals for all the major insurance companies.

She has built a client list which includes Pavarotti and Cyrus Vance. She is a senior member of the American Society of Appraisers (A.S.A.), former President of the Hudson Valley-New York Chapter of the A.S.A, and committee member of the Appraiser Association of America (A.A.A.). She has a G.I.A. certificate in diamond and pearls. She graduated from Tufts University and studied in Paris, at the Louvre. Over the course of her career, Lee has done independent study work in 82 countries.

Items We Appraise

Our Clients

Former Secretary of State Cyrus Vance
John Barry
Candice Bergen
Maya Angelou
Ruby Dee
Oleg Cassini
Alice Kaplan
Herbert Kasper
Dr. Ruth
Jim Henson
Luciano Pavarotti
Eartha Kitt
Kitty Carlisle
Judge Irving Kaufman
Victor Kiam
US Justice Department
The United States Trust Co.
Texaco, Inc.

Merrill Lynch
Salomon Bros.
Morgan Guaranty
Chase Manhattan Bank
Manufacturer’s Hanover Bank
Marsh and McClennan
Aetna Life Insurance
Liberty Mutual
Paul Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison Attorneys at Law
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson
Raoul Lionel Felder P.C.
Thatcher, Proffitt & Wood
State Street Bank & Trust Co.

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