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Experience
Our team includes some of most knowledgeable experts in the country. Our areas of expertise include:

• 19th and 20th Century Canadian Art
• European and American Art
• Inuit and First Nations Art
• Decorative Arts and 20th Century Design
• Fine silver, oriental carpets, antique furniture and jewellery
• Rare books, stamps and postal history, coins, medals and orders

Catalogues
In our determination to provide our consignors with the very best marketing tools, we hire first-class photographers and designers and high-quality printers to produce our lavishly illustrated catalogues. Moreover, we pride ourselves on the meticulous research that provides accurate and enlightening information for our buying clients.

Every Spring and Autumn thousands of clients receive these printed catalogues on a subscription basis in advance of our fine art auctions (Canadian & International Fine Art and Decorative Arts, Inuit Art, and Works on Paper). In addition, complimentary on-line PDF versions of the sales catalogues are made available three weeks prior to the auctions. And finally, link to the on-line catalogues are available on our website as soon as each catalogue becomes available.

Marketing
We offer our consignors optimum marketing coverage. Our major art sales are advertised in art and trade magazines as well as through frequent electronic media announcements sent to thousands of subscribers around the world. We quickly and effectively advise our global client base regarding all our upcoming auctions, and alert those clients with specialized interests. Our objective is to create "buzz" in the weeks leading up to each one of our auctions.

Transportation
We provide highly competitive terms to all of our selling clients. Standard commission terms consistent with industry standards are available, however important individual objects or collections are negotiated on an individual basis. We welcome the opportunity to provide you with a competitive commission quote and individually tailored sales proposai.

Commissions
We provide highly competitive terms to all of our clients. Standard commission terms consistent with industry standards are available, however important individual objects or collections are considered on an individual basis. We welcome the opportunity to provide a competitive commission quote and individually tailored sales proposal.

Restoration
If necessary, we can provide arrangements for premium restoration of paintings, sculptures and furniture with your approval. Our professional conservators and restorers are the best at their craft, and we are able to negotiate reasonable rates on behalf of our clients.The direct cost of restoration is deducted from the proceeds of your sale at auction -there is no out-of-pocket cost to you.

Results
We are one of Canada's oldest and most trusted national auction houses, regularly establishing national & international auction records for 19th & 20th century Canadian and European paintings as well as Inuit sculptures, prints and drawings. Our pre-sale auction estimates are regularly surpassed, and our overall sale rates are very high. Our excellent sales results are advertised on our website, in our electronic newsletters and in magazines.

Everything we do has one primary goal in mind: to obtain the best
possible sales results for our consignors.

Click on our Auction Results button to see a selection of outstanding sales results.

 

We are currently accepting consignments in the following areas:

• 19th and 20th Century Canadian Art
• European and American Art
• Inuit and First Nations Art
• Decorative Arts and 20th Century Design
• Fine silver, oriental carpets, antique furniture and jewellery
• Rare books, stamps and postal history, coins, medals and orders

 
 
   
     
   
Telephone +1.613.224.5814
Toll free 1.866.224.5814 (Canada & US)
Fax +1.613.224.6329
Email info@walkersauctions.com