Alderfer Auction - Live and Online Auctions

Live and Online Auctions

Live and Online Auctions are conducted in front of a live audience. During these events each item presented in the auction is also available for bidding in an online venue such as Alderfer Online or hosted by a third party provider such as:

While the auctioneer is receiving bids from an assembled audience, the auctioneer is also taking bids from bidders who are bidding through the third-party providers in real time or by advance bidding. Following the auction the successful bidders are notified and payment arrangements are made; applicable buyer’s premium applies.


Mar 11

20th C. Art & Design | March 11, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Live and Online

Bid Live at Alderfer Auction and Online Wednesday, March 11th at 10:00 AM. A collection of both form and function that exemplifies the diverse yet complementary styles of American and Scandinavian artists. American art is well represented with a trio of Harry Bertoia sculptures including a Willow, a sonambient and a conical bronze. Additional artists represented include Jasper Johns, Red Grooms, Irving Petlin, Adolph Gottlieb, John Ponstingle, Paul Kane, James Rizzi and many more. The design portion is also well represented with artists and designers including George Nakashima, Jens Risom, Knut Hesterberg, Milo Baughman, Harve Probber and Richard Schultz.


Mar 12

Collector's | March 12, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Live and Online

Bid Live at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, March 12th at 10:00 AM. An all-encompassing auction that represents historical, jewelry, furniture, décor and artwork. Highlights include paintings by George Sotter, Walter E. Baum, Peter Sculthorpe, Louis Bosa, Robert Wood, Franklin DeHaven and Ben Marcune. 14 and 18k gold jewelry and timepieces by Tiffany & Co., Lalique art glass, Royal Vienna porcelain clock and garnitures, fine Chinese and Japanese porcelain, a collection of duck decoys, and bronze statues are a few of the many other highlights represented in this auction.


Mar 19

Discovery Art | March 19, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Live (Selected Items Online)

Bid Live at Alderfer Auction Thursday, March 19th at 9:00 AM. Selected items will be sold Live and Online. Over 400 Works of Art 19th, 20th & 21st Century artists working in oil, watercolor, pastel and mixed media. Many works by listed lesser known artists, works needing definitive attribution and some in need of restoration or framing.


Mar 19

Native American Single Owner Collection | March 19, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Live and Online

Bid Live at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, March 19th at 10:00 AM.  A diverse selection of artifacts that cross many collecting categories including Pottery, Tools and Weaponry, Beaded Accessories, Baskets and Textiles.


Mar 19

New Hope & Philadelphia Estates | March 19, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Live and Online

Bid Live at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, March 19th at 12:00 PM.  A wide ranging selection of curios and collectibles, ranging from 14k gold cigarette lighters to Tiffany sterling silver barware, Steuben and Lalique art glass to Regimental steins, Lecoultre and Tiffany desk clocks to paperweights, and gold coins to copper cookware. This collection appeals to the discerning collector and casual shopper.


Apr 1

Catalog of Antique and Other Fine Dolls | April 1, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Live and Online

Bid Live at Alderfer Auction and Online Wednesday, April 1 at 10:00 AM. Presenting a special selection of dolls from the collections of Regina Steele, Part 5 and Jim Ditzler and Herb Radlbeck, Part 2.