For over 25 years, Alderfer Auction has had a tradition of hosting Decorative Arts auctions. Alderfer’s holds their Fine & Decorative Art Auctions four times a year. Decorative Arts are also offered during our Collector's Auctions which are also held 4 times a year. Both of these auctions bring desirable collections of decorative arts to the market that are carefully curated by our team of experts These auctions feature items vetted from collections, institutions and estates from Pennsylvania, the greater United States and around the world. American, European, and Asian Decorative Arts are featured in these auctions and include fine porcelain & ceramics, art glass, lighting, pottery, sterling silver, Americana & folk art, fine period antique & modern furniture of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, Persian rugs and carpets, sculpture, and bronzes.
These special events are currently offered online. To promote bidding for these auctions, we provide our clients high-quality professional photographs and descriptions on our website and app. During these events, the auctioneer is receiving bids from online buyers on multiple bidding platforms as well as phone bidders in real time.