Welcome


Since 1870 Main Auction Galleries Inc. has grown from a small family business to a nationally recognized Auction House. We are located in the finest area of downtown Cincinnati, within 3 blocks of all major hotels and restaurants. Our building comprises over 40,000 square feet, with our first floor being both our showroom and auction floor. Our reputation for honesty, integrity and professionalism is known not only in this region but nationally as well as worldwide. We work closely with attorneys, executors, trust officers, institutions, organizations, private consignors as well as individuals. We both appraise and liquidate estates and homes throughout the United States. We have provided the highest quality merchandise to local, national and international individuals for the past 139 years. We have a full time staff each being an expert in their respective fields.

J. Louis Karp
Appraiser & Principal Auctioneer

Jonas Karp
Appraiser/Auctioneer - 5th Generation

September 29th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Oriental Grouping
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Sterling Silver Repousse
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Eugeni A. Lanceray Bronze
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Mexican Sterling Tea Set
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18th Century New York Corner Cabinet
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Pennsylvania Grain Painted Chest
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C.W. Kittinger Restoration Sideboard
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Francesco Ballesio (1860-1923) Watercolor
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E.T. Hurley Oil
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Frank H. Myers Oil
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Roy Hopkins Oil
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Charles Salis Kaelin Oil
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Frank Okada Oil
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Frank Okada Oil
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Marc Chagall Lithograph
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Ib Kofod Larsen Desk
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Paul Laszlo Coffee Table
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Florence Knoll Cabinet
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Florence Knoll Dining Table
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Eero Saarinen Tulip Table
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Philip & Kelvin Laverne Coffee Table
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Curtis Jere Crane Lamp
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Tom Corbin Lamps
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Cedric Hartman Floor Lamps
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Charles & Ray Eames Style 670 & 671
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Art Deco Chinese Rug
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Oushak Rug
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Oriental Rug
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George Nelson & Associates DAF Chair
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Paul Cret Union Terminal Chair