For seven generations, since 1805, Freeman’s has made up an integral part of the country’s auction culture, taking part in countless, often historically significant sales of  jewelry, fine art, furniture, and antiques on behalf of private collections, est

Selling at Auction

Freeman’s has been a trusted firm within the auction industry for more than 200 years. Our team of specialists assists you at every stage of the process, from the initial auction estimate and consignment to sale and settlement. Freeman's holds approximately 25 auctions a year spanning over 40 specialty categories ranging from folk art to contemporary design. By combining personal, one-to-one service with a team of internationally experienced specialists, selling your object or collection at auction is simple with Freeman’s.

Benefits to selling with Freeman’s

  • Competitive Rates for Sellers
    Standard rates include consignor's commission and insurance but may also include fees for transportation. Exact terms may be discussed with your specialist or Freeman's contact. Potential consignments or collections of significant value will be addressed by a comprehensive proposal.
  • Proven Results 
    Selling with Freeman’s is a transparent process that encourages the best results achieved for your fine art, antiques, furniture, jewelry, and more. Our auctions frequently set records for artists, designers, and makers.
  • Marketing of Your Objects
    Our firm has built an extensive international client base that looks to us for quality artwork and more. We market your items to motivated buyers and new clients through traditional and digital media, events, traveling exhibitions, targeted advertising, and online and print catalogues. 
  • Exhilarating Event
    Freeman’s auctions have become must-attend events for serious collectors and attract competitive bidding from around the globe.
  • Quick Turnaround
    Your final settlement statement and payment are mailed five weeks after the auction. Payment is the hammer price achieved for your sold lots minus commission and fees.

Ready to Sell?
Start by requesting a free auction estimate for your work of art, jewelry or object.  

Request an Auction Estimate

Selling Collections
Each collection is unique and often has an emotional connection to the owners who create or inherit them. Our team works closely with our clients to provide a carefully tailored approach to the sale of their collections. Personal, passionate and professional - we deliver outstanding results.

Learn About Selling a Collection

Meet our Specialists
Freeman's team of specialists provide professional and accurate auction appraisal services. Their expertise and detailed understanding of the current art markets along with passionate attention to service is what sets our team apart from the rest of the industry.

Meet the Specialists






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