Powell Fine Art Advisory provides art consulting and advisory services for collectors of modern and contemporary art across all media, including paintings, drawings, original prints, photography and sculpture.  

Whether you are an experienced collector or new to the field, interested in building a comprehensive art collection or purchasing a single work of art, we can guide you with objective professional advice. 


Hadley P. Powell


Hadley’s expertise spans from Old Master prints to Contemporary art. She started her career at Christie’s, New York as a specialist in the Prints & Multiples department where she researched and cataloged prints from Rembrandt to Rauschenberg. Subsequently in the Impressionist & Modern Art department, she worked on the high profile evening sales, where she advised clients buying and selling at auction and assisted in private collection management and fine art appraisals.                                                                                     
Hadley received a Bachelor of Arts in Art History and a minor in Economics from Union College. She holds a Master’s degree in Modern Art, Connoisseurship and the History of the Art Market from Christie’s Education, New York. Her prize-winning thesis studied the impact of the 1913 Armory Show on George Bellows's Monhegan Island, Maine paintings.                                                                                 

She lives in Brookline, Massachusetts.



  • Chair, Museum Council, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (2018-Present)

  • Board of Advisors, Development Committee, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (2018-Present)

  • Board of Advisors, Marketing and Communications Committee, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (2018-Present)

  • Trustee, Massachusetts State Committee of the National Museum of Women in the Arts (2018-Present)



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Meet Hadley Powell of Powell Fine Art Advisory in Brookline