We are passionate about art. We are a modern auction house that knows the importance of legacy. We are dynamic and creative. We love luxury and inspiration. We offer you all of the excitement and thrill associated with the auction process -- welcome to Keno Auctions!
Founded in 2009, Keno Auctions is a premier full-service auction house located in Manhattan, specializing in fine art, jewelry, furniture, decorative arts, Asian works of art and a variety of specialty categories.
We work with estate executors, fiduciary advisors and private clients who regularly use our valuation services to provide comprehensive appraisal and auction opportunities; our auctions attract a broad base of buyers and consignors from around the world. Our company's meticulous, well-researched assessments have earned Keno Auctions a distinct reputation for expertise, dependability and integrity. With the goal of achieving the highest possible prices at auction, Keno Auctions' focus on individual attention to each client is paramount.
Keno Auctions primary objective is to realize maximum prices at auction, while coordinating and simplifying the process of appraising and liquidating estate property and private collections. We provide expert evaluations and personalized services designed to meet the individual needs of our clients. Our company's capabilities include:
- Preliminary Appraisals: We offer a preliminary walkthrough appraisal on site, at no charge or obligation, depending on the location of the property.
- Authoritative Appraisals: We can arrange for appraisals for Estate and gift tax, charitable donation, insurance, estate and financial planning. If sales are considered, we would be pleased to provide auction estimates accompanied by a proposal for sale and marketing plan.
- Packing, Shipping, Storage & Broom Clean Service: Our organization will make arrangements for insurance, packing and shipping of property. We provide storage for all property awaiting sale, and will remove other property that cannot be offered at auction and 'Broom Clean' service to organize its removal, shipment or donation.
We Are Passionate About Art
Beginning with our very first sale, Keno Auctions has continuously handled fine and decorative art from the 17th through the 20th centuries. From Rembrandt to Calder from Cartier to Tiffany, we have presented the finest objects at auction, with record-breaking results. Keno Auctions has a distinctive place within the market, celebrating art and cultivating a broad collector base for accessible works. We understand the power of art; and its impact on humanity. Through our experience, expertise and passion, we are uniquely positioned to bring art and people together.
We Have Expertise
Keno Auctions is widely recognized as the expert for fine and decorative arts. With more than 30 years of experience in the art world, founder Leigh Keno has assembled a brilliant network of specialists involved in paintings, furniture, decorative arts and jewelry. Through our time in the business we have developed an exceptional client base of buyers and sellers, and our experts visit collections and clients, advising them how to best navigate the marketplace. At Keno Auctions, our reverence for art is programmed into our DNA, and our minds understand the power of art. Keno Auctions is expertise with passion.