Decorative Arts, Glass, Pottery & Porcelain, Silver
Meredith Meuwly 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 as sale administrator and junior specialist under the leadership of G. Max Bernheimer and Molly Morse Limmer in the Christie's New York Antiquities department. During her time at Christie's, she worked on numerous high-profile auctions of ancient Greek, Roman, and Egyptian art, including the Doris Duke Estate, Ancient Egyptian Art from the Harer Family Trust, and the John W. Kluge Morven Collection of Ancient Art.
Meredith joined Heritage Auction Galleries in 2007 as senior consignment director in the Fine & Decorative Arts department, overseeing two auctions each year. As a generalist, she handled a multitude of daily inquiries ranging from paintings and prints to furniture and art glass. In the fall of 2009, she moved into her current role as director of appraisal services, managing all formal appraisals for the 29 collecting categories at Heritage.