Appraisal Services

Michael Duty is a recognized expert in the field of American Western Art and well versed in current market values. In addition to his experience as a museum director and consultant, he has also had extensive experience in the auction field.

Art Sales

Our goal is to present high quality art directly from the artist to the collector and to continue to facilitate the artist/collector relationship.Through our online gallery, collectors can view a diverse array of art that will appeal to a variety of tastes.


Michael Duty Fine Art offers a full range of services to manage individual, corporate, and institutional collections. Whether the need is for a simple inventory for insurance or estate planning or a complete detailed and thoroughly researched description of a collection, large or small, we adapt our services to fit each situation.


Backed by 38 years of service in many facets of the art world, Michael Duty Fine Art can bring a broad range of expertise and experience to assist artists, collectors, and institutions facing a wide variety of issues. Our consulting services range from working with individual artists to increase sales and place their works in prestigious collections; to helping collectors refine and enhance their collections; to assisting museums and other institutions with strategic planning.
We work with each client, whether an individual or large organization to find solutions to their unique situations.  Our goal is to develop strategies that are cost effective and comprehensive.


We offer a full range of publication services from large format amply illustrated books to brochures, catalogs, and online content.  We can manage the entire publication process from concept to printing and distribution.  An award winning author, Michael Duty has written numerous books, magazine articles, and catalog essays.  He has also served as editor and publisher for several publications.

Lectures | Workshops | Programs

Michael Duty is frequently called on to speak at museums, universities and other organizations and to private groups.  He delivers lectures on a wide variety of topics with both a depth of knowledge in the subject matter and with a well developed sense of humor.  He works with large and small groups and offers programs to fit particular needs.  In addition to individual lectures, he can also provide a series of talks on related subjects; classes and workshops; and other educational programs such as symposia and panel discussions.