A New Service at EDS: Fine Art Appraisal


We are so excited here at EDS to have Colleen McKenna join our staff. 

Colleen holds a Master’s degree in Fine Arts from Indiana University and a Bachelor’s degrees in Art History and Printmaking from Ohio University. She was the Executive Director of the Friends of Art and the FoA Bookshop at Indiana University for nearly 20 years, building one of the most comprehensive art book inventories in the United States on behalf of IU’s Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture and Design. She has worked as a Fine Art printer, gallery associate, and art framer. She has a deep love for the study, care, and display of art – especially works on paper. Colleen is excited to be part of the team at EDS where she enjoys studying and researching art, ephemera, books, and other collections.

EDS is excited to offer professional Fine Art appraisal services to individuals and professionals. From prints to the finest historical oils, Colleen has a broad understanding of the art field. Combined with her experience in the care and handling of art objects, especially works on paper, she brings an in-depth understanding of the condition and value of your cherished works of art. EDS can create appraisal reports for:

  • Estate Value & Distribution
  • Court Proceedings
  • Guardianships & Trusts
  • Insurance
  • IRS Gift Appraisals for Gifts & Institutional Donation (including IRS form 8283)


Colleen will be working with our Auction Manager, Ren Campbell, to head up the Fine Arts team at EDS. Call us at 812-822-2508 to find out more about a professional art consultation and appraisal, or to learn about our services for individuals and professionals in the estate and senior communities.

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