Specialties: American Indian Art, Spanish Colonial Arts & Crafts, Tribal Art
Linda Dyer brings 30 year’s experience in evaluating, authenticating, buying and selling American Indian art and ethnographica to her business as an independent appraiser, consultant and broker of fine art and antiques.
Ms. Dyer spent 12 years as the Director of the American Indian Art Department at Skinner, Inc. of Boston. At this highly successful fine arts auction house, she developed a department in the area of Native American art ethnographica that achieved international recognition in sales and refinement of the Native American art market.
Her career in the field began in the late 1970s at Harvard University’s Peabody Museum of Ethnology, where she participated in the development of a highly successful retail gallery within the institution.
Ms. Dyer’s professional activities serving institutions and individuals have included appraisals of a variety of materials including Eskimo, American West and Spanish Colonial art, related photography, books and fine art.