Areas of Specialization

as of January, 2019

Ancient Art

African Art
Arts of the Americas / Pre-Columbian Art
Arts of the Ancient Near East
Arts of the Pacific/Oceanic Art
Egyptian Art* 
Native American Art

Asian Art

Chinese Fine Art
Chinese Pre-Modern Art
Indian, Himalayan, and Southeast Asian Pre-Modern Art
Japanese Fine Art
Japanese Pre-Modern Art
Japanese Prints
Korean Fine Art

Books and Manuscripts

Art, Press and Illustrated Books
Judaica: Books and Manuscripts
Manuscripts and Historical Documents
Maps and Atlases
Rare & Antiquarian Printed Books


Arms and Armor
Automobiles: Vintage and Collectible
Dolls and Doll Houses
Ephemera (including Postcards)
General Collectibles and Memorabilia
     including Kitchenware, Holiday décor, Railroad memorabilia, Music Boxes, Banks, Chess Sets, etc.
Military Items
     including Civil War Memorabilia
Numismatics: Coins, Medals and Currency
Sports Memorabilia
Stamps and Postal History
Toys & Games

Fine Art

19th Century European Art
African-American Art
American Art
American Folk Art
Australian Art (including Aboriginal)
Western Art*
Canadian Art
Contemporary Asian Art
Indian and Southeast Asian Contemporary Art
Impressionist & Modern Art
Islamic Art
Israeli Art
Judaica: Textiles and Fine Art
Latin American Art
New Media and Digital Art*
Old Masters
Outsider/Self-Taught Art
Post War, Contemporary, and Emerging Art
Prints Russian Art
Sporting and Animal Art

Furniture and Decorative Arts

20th Century Decorative Arts and Design
American Furniture and Decorative Arts
American Pottery and Porcelain
Art Glass
Chinese Export Porcelain
Continental Decorations & Early European Works of Art
English Furniture and Decorative Arts
European Pottery and Porcelain
Judaica: Ceremonial and Ritual Objects
Modern and Contemporary Craft Furniture & Objects
Modern and Contemporary Glass
Period Frames
Stained Glass

Gems and Jewelry

Antique and Period Gems and Jewelry
Diamonds and Gemstones
Modern Gems and Jewelry

Household Contents

Household Contents

Musical Instruments

Stringed Instruments
Woodwinds and Brass


19th and 20th Century Photography
Cased Images
Contemporary Photography
Digital Images
Negatives and Transparencies

Popular Culture

Animation Art
Entertainment Memorabilia
Media: Audio Recordings
Media: Film & Video Recordings
Theatre Memorabilia

Textiles, Rugs and Couture

Antique and Oriental Rugs, Carpets and Tapestries
Asian Textiles
Contemporary and Reproduction Rugs
Couture, Designer & Vintage Clothing and Accessories
European Tapestries
Historic and Period Costumes, Dress & Accessories
Middle Eastern Textiles

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