Bidding with Toomey & Co. is secure and simple. We offer various bidding methods for your convenience and make registration as easy as possible.Get Started

Create Account

First, you will need to create an account with Toomey & Co. You can do this by selecting the user icon in the top menu or you will be prompted to create an account when registering for any of our upcoming auctions.

Register for Auction

Next, you need to register for a specific auction. Select the register button from our upcoming auctions page or from the top of any auction catalog page. You will also be prompted to register if you place a bid on any item and have not done so yet.

Submit Bids or Bid Live

Once you've registered for a sale, you can submit your maximum absentee bid(s), arrange for phone bids on the day of sale, and/or return to our website to bid live online. Alternatively, you may download a faxable bid form.

Join us day of sale!

All auctions are open to the public. Registration only takes a matter of minutes and can be completed when you arrive on the day of sale—all you need is photo identification and a credit card. Auctions take place at our gallery located at:

1440 W. Hubbard St.  Chicago, IL 60642

If you have any questions regarding bidding, we are available to assist.

Bid Department
t 312 563 0020

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Buyer's Premium?

​Can I watch the auction live online?

​How do I register to bid live online?

What bidding method is right for me?

​How do I register to bid by absentee, phone, or in person?

Can you explain how to submit bids?

Will I receive confirmation of my bids?

When will my lot come up at auction?

When will I know if I was successful?

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