If you can’t find something, most people don’t know it exists. We provide clear and objective information on fine art, design, and estate services. We put your assets in front of the best qualified and motivated buyers throughout the world. We describe your valuables accurately and create an environment that will ensure that our clients receive strong prices for their property when selling and have access to rare, fine, and unusual things when buying.
Frequently Asked Questions
AY offers complete Auction and Estate services. Under our auction umbrella we offer services such as auction sales of consigned items, private treatise sales (when requested by a client), appraisal services and advisory services for collections, acquisitions, and dispositions. Our Estate services focus on providing each estate with the maximum financial return based on the individual estate’s circumstances. We offer a suite of options from simple consignment of several pieces to full clean out services, e.g. the sale and disposition of all non-real property coupled with a broom clean house/buildings.
Please call us or send us an email with photos and a brief description of the property to be consigned.
We try to provide our buying clientele with unique, valuable, rare, and beautiful works or art, design, décor, jewelry, and accoutrements. We seek to limit our consignment offerings to quality merchandise of this caliber. We do however, handle more general merchandise through our estate channels.
We have a sliding commission schedule for sales of property. The higher the value the lower the commission. Million dollar items can be consigned commission free.