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

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Finn Juhl Dining Table
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Erik Buch Dining Chairs
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Eames 670 671
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Eero Saarinen Coffee Table
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Edward Wormley Benches
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Fernand (Joseph Henri) Leger Watercolor and Ink (attribution)
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After Andy Warhol Souper Dress
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Jan Cybis Oil
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Janet Fish Oil
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Gustave Baumann Woodblock
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Rookwood Indian Vase, Matt Daly
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Picasso
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Jean Hans Arp Bronze (attribution)
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Machine Age Lamp
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John A. Ruthven Watercolor
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Paul Ashbrook Oil
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Sir John Watson Gordon Oil
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Louis Auguste Moreau Bronze
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Duchoiselle “Monotheism” Bronze
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Majolica
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Marquetry Chest
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Daum Art Glass Hippo
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Lavar Kerman Rug
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Lunchboxes
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Sterling