Antiques & Collectibles

Guide to antiques and collectibles resources including pricing guides, auction houses, and appraisals.

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Find extensive artist biographies, auction records, sample images, and more.

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Arts of Asia
Published six times a year, it's the world's leading magazine of Asian art.

Kovels on Antiques and Collectibles
A complete illustrated price guide from a trusted name in the industry.

The Magazine Antiques
Six bi-monthly issues,  an authoritative source on fine art and decorative art.



London-based auction house in San Francisco specializing in fine art and antiques.

Clars Auction Gallery
Auction house in Oakland hosting Bay Area auctions of Fine Art, Decorative Objects, and Jewelry and estate property.
Wide variety of upcoming auction house sales, with searchable section on catalog archives, as well as dealers and galleries.

Kovels Online
Antiques and collectibles price guide. Includes information on prices and marks, tips about fakes, and FAQs for collectors.  Some access requires subscription.

Michaan's Auctions
Local auction house in Alameda.  Holds appraisal clinics and offers "no risk consignment policy."

PBA Galleries
Specialists in Exceptional Books & Private Libraries at Auction in San Francisco.




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Last Revised on
October 2017