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Tales From the Auction House

Meredith Meuwly, director of appraisal services for Heritage Auctions, will speak at the Sept. 18 luncheon at 11:30 a.m. in the Kelly Alumni Center on the topic, “Tales from the Auction House.”

Reservations must be made by Wednesday, September 12 and the cost of the meal is $12, payable at the door. It is imperative to meet the deadline as a guaranteed count must be submitted to Catering on Thursday morning. Reservations may be made online at tcura.tcu.edu or to Joan Yates at j.yates@tcu.edu or 817-292- 7087. Park in the Kelly Center lot or in the parking garage behind the Ranch Management building. Enter the Kelly Center from the patio near Lot 6. In making your reservations, please indicate dietary restrictions needed for you or a guest attending with you. Even if you are not eating, please make a reservation, but no meal will be ordered for you.

Meredith earned her bachelor’s degree in Classical Studies and Art History from Duke University in 2000, and a master’s degree in Modern Art, Connoisseurship, and the History of the Art Market from Christie’s Education in New York in 2001. She spent the next five years in the Christie’s New York Antiquities Department as
sale coordinator and cataloguer of ancient Greek, Roman, Egyptian, and Near Eastern works of art. Meredith joined Heritage Auctions in 2007 as Senior Consignment Director in the Fine & Decorative Arts Department. In January 2010, she became the Director of Appraisal Services, preparing formal appraisals for 40 specialist categories.

In addition to her duties at Heritage, Meredith participates as an appraiser for Antiques Roadshow onPBS. Meredith is a certified appraiserof personal property with the International Society of Appraisers (ISA). She is currently the ISA Director of Education, an instructor for the ISA Fine Art Course, and a frequent guest lecturer at museums, institutions, conferences, and multiple civic organizations. In 2015, she was honored with the ISA Distinguished Service Award for her contributionsand dedication to the field of personalproperty appraisals.

PLEASE MAKE YOUR RESERVATION BY WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12.

RESERVATIONS MAY BE MADE ONLINE OR TO JOAN YATES AT J.YATES@TCU.EDU OR 817-292-7087.