DENVER APPRAISAL for Art of Estates

Brady L. Dreasher is a highly experienced, extensively trained, and credentialed appraiser who has completed the USPAP 15-hour course twice with two appraiser organizations and is compliant with the most recent 7-hour update for the 2018–2019 revisions. Dreasher has conducted fundraising appraisal fairs, estate sales, and auctions in 3 different states, facilitated art transactions between the United States and Europe and has mentored 8 appraisers throughout the Midwest in his 21 years of experience.

Regardless of where you are in the United States, we encourage you to make a quick phone call to see if our services are a good fit for your needs. We always do our best to answer the phone, but please note that we are a professional, full-time appraisal company and our appraisal services to provide values are not free.

Brady L. Dreasher ISA CAPP, GPPA, CES, CAGA, WSET1

President & Lead Appraiser

Curriculum Vitae


+1 970.922.9068              +1 720.495.3753

Aspen Colorado            Denver Colorado

Brady L. Dreasher has toured over 64 museums located in 10 countries (Asia, Europe, North America), is a member with 4 independently recognized appraisal organizations, attended more than 25 art and antique fairs across the United States in the past 8 years and more than 17 conferences and training events since 2011 to stay ahead of collecting trends and a vast network of colleagues in order to provide a rich knowledge base for projects with clients throughout the United States.

Mr. Dreasher has been featured in the coveted publications of the Miami Art Guide, Hollywood Sentinel, Dallas Paper City Magazine, Antique Trader Magazine, Art-Collecting of Seattle, Art Recovery International, and Ocean Drive Magazine of Miami. Televised regionally and nationally on Kansas City Public Television (KCPT), KAKE-TV News of Wichita, radio station KCLY of Kansas and most recently radio station WIBC of Indianapolis and television stations KWCH News of Kansas.

Fine Art Appraisal Denver


  • Insurance
    • Replacement Cost Coverage
    • Loss Claims
    • Diminution of Value
  • Tax Appraisal
    • IRS Estate Taxation
    • Non-Cash Charitable Donation
  • Estate Probate
    • Equitable Distribution
  • Divorce
    • Equitable Division
    • Marital Dissolution
  • Identification
    • Can determine when Authentication is necessary
    • Authentication Processing
  • Potential Sale
    • Walk-throughs
    • Estimates of Market Value
  • Litigation
    • Appraisal Review for Plaintiff or Defendants
    • Expert Witness
    • Testimony& Deposition
    • USPAP Compliance Determination
  • Consulting
    • Acquisition Value
    • Auction Consignment Negotiation
    • Auction Estimates
    • Estate Sale Consultations
    • Value-Maximizing Auction Location Service
    • Conservation & Restoration

In 2015 during the 2015 Philadelphia Assets Conference, Brady Dreasher received the 2015 Young Leadership Award from the International Society of Appraisers.  This was in recognition of his position on the Resource Development Committee, social media activity and developing a customized Philadelphia Mural Arts Tour leading up to the asset-focused conference.

Art Appraisal firm and Mr. Dreasher provide unbiased value for Fine Art, antiques, Native American, artifacts, decorative art, collectibles, memorabilia, general residential contents, designer furniture, musical instruments, clocks, luxury clothing and fashion accessories for IRS Estate Settlement, Tax Probate, Equitable Distribution among family, Marital Dissolution with Divorce, Charitable Non-Cash Gift Donation, Insurance Coverage Scheduling and Claim Disputes.


Art of Estates is serving the cities of Aspen, Golden, Boulder, Arvada, Littleton, Lone Star, Castle Pines, Cherry Hills Village, Highlands Ranch, Greenwood Village, Roxborough Park, Lakewood, The Pinery, Erie, Vail, Beaver Creek, Carbondale, Snowmass Village, Glenwood Springs, Stonegate, Loveland, Basalt, Denver and many more Colorado and Front Range communities. Consider checking out our News page, where we periodically post interesting information about art, artists, trends, and adventures in the appraisal field.