Curriculum Vitae


  • Specializes in Western prints from the Renaissance to the present
  • Former Assistant Vice President at Christie’s in New York
  • Former Associate Curator at the Milwaukee Art Museum
  • Certified member of the Appraisers Association of America
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We would like to introduce you to Sarah Kirk Hanley, Auctionata Expert in Paintings and Works on Paper as well as Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints.

Sarah Kirk Hanley ( is an independent print specialist and critic based in the New York area with expertise in Western printmaking from the Renaissance to the present. She is a consulting expert for several art appraisal services and online fine art marketplaces. She is also a contributor to the scholarly journal, Art in Print, and an adjunct instructor at NYU. Hanley is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, ArtTable, the College Art Association and the Association of Print Scholars and has held positions at Christie’s, the Milwaukee Art Museum, and the Lower East Side Printshop.

Ms. Hanley holds an M.A. in Museum Education from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, and a B.F.A. in Printmaking and Art History from the University of Iowa with Distinction/Special Honors.

Sarah Kirk Hanley lives and works in Connecticut.