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Marion R. Banks, M.A.

MARION R. BANKS

Art Background

Columbia University—Doctoral Studies, 1988-1990

New York University Appraisal Studies, New York, 1988

Pratt Photography Center, New York, 1990

Victorian Society—London, 1988

New York School of Interior Design—Certificate, 1965

New York University, M.A., 1962-1964

University of Vermont, B.A., 1958-1962

Business Experience

President, Marion R. Banks –Appraisers, 1980–present

Associate, Alex Rosenberg & Associates, 1993–present

Associate, Marjorie Neikrug – Appraisers, 1993–2000

Associate, Neikrug/Rosenberg Associates, Appraisers, 1993–2000
Decorative Arts Appraiser, Private Collector, Cuba, 1985–1990
President, Zeta Fine Arts, Inc., Appraisers, 1985–1990
President, M. Routledge Associates, Appraisers, 1980–1985
Professional Associations
Accredited Member, Appraisers Association of America
Board Member, Salvador Dali Research Center, New York
Board Member, The Lotos Club, New York 
Chair, Appraisal Committee, National Arts Club, New York
Victorian Society of America
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation
Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, NY
Museum of Modern Art, NY
Career Related Work Experience
Recognized art and antique appraiser with over 35 years of experience, specializing in all forms of Personal Property, Antiques, Fine Art and Prints. Lectured extensively on antiques, design and the marketplace. Taught photography and antiques at the University of Mississippi in Biloxi, MS.
Appraisal Clients include:
National Portrait Gallery; Smithsonian Institute; Cornell University, Ithaca, NY; Harvard University, Boston, MA; Art Institute of Chicago, Notre Dame, IN; Tampa Art Museum, Tampa, FL; Salvador Dali Museum, St. Petersburg, Fl., US Trust Co., New York, NY; The Samuel Freeman Charitable Trust, NY; The National Arts Club, NY; The Lotos Club, NY; Standard Americas Inc., NY

 

ART BACKGROUND
Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices, 2015
Columbia University—Doctoral Studies, 1988-1990
New York University Appraisal Studies, New York, 1988
Pratt Photography Center, New York, 1990
Victorian Society—London, 1988
New York School of Interior Design—Certificate, 1965
New York University, M.A., 1962-1964
University of Vermont, B.A., 1958-1962


BUSINESS EXPERIENCE
President, Marion R. Banks – Appraisers, 1980–present
Associate, Alex Rosenberg & Associates, 1993–present
Associate, Marjorie Neikrug – Appraisers, 1993–2000
Associate, Neikrug/Rosenberg Associates, Appraisers, 1993–2000
Decorative Arts Appraiser, Private Collector, Cuba, 1985–1990
President, Zeta Fine Arts, Inc., Appraisers, 1985–1990
President, M. Routledge Associates, Appraisers, 1980–1985


PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Accredited Member, Appraisers Association of America
Board Member, Salvador Dali Research Center, New York
Board Member, The Lotos Club, New York 
Chair, Appraisal Committee, National Arts Club, New York
Victorian Society of America
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation
Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, NY
Museum of Modern Art, NY


CAREER RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE
Recognized art and antique appraiser with over 35 years of experience, specializing in all forms of Personal Property, Antiques, Fine Art and Prints. Lectured extensively on antiques, design and the marketplace. Taught photography and antiques at the University of Mississippi in Biloxi, MS.

Appraisal Clients include:
National Portrait Gallery; Smithsonian Institute; Cornell University, Ithaca, NY; Harvard University, Boston, MA; Art Institute of Chicago, Notre Dame, IN; Tampa Art Museum, Tampa, FL; Salvador Dali Museum, St. Petersburg, Fl., US Trust Co., New York, NY; The Samuel Freeman Charitable Trust, NY; The National Arts Club, NY; The Lotos Club, NY; Standard Americas Inc., NY.