We are always interested in quality consignments for any of our highly visible auctions or for private placement.
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Why Toomey & Co.?  Toomey & Co. specializes in the sale of 20th century art and design. With more than 35 years in the business, we have helped to establish the markets for many areas of collecting from Arts & Crafts to Modern & Contemporary Design, Fine Art, Art Pottery, Silver, Jewelry, and more! 

Record Prices

We get results! Our bespoke presentations, innovative technology and global audience all work together to achieve the strongest prices, whether consigning an individual item or an entire estate.

Market Access

Our auction platform is not a closed system. Your works will be cross-promoted on powerful third-party bidding websites such as LiveAuctioneers, Artsy, and Invaluable to increase both audience and sales totals.

Speed and Opportunity

With a national presence and auctions occurring nearly weekly at one of our partner sites, we have a variety of opportunities at any given time. Further, our multiple locations save on the cost and time of transportation.

Competitive Terms

Finally, we are motivated to help you sell! We offer risk-free, competitive commission rates and provide additional financial incentives to ensure you get the most out of your auction experience.

Toomey & Co. is a leader in American Arts & Crafts and Prairie Style design, but we have expertise in several areas and offer a wide range of material in categories, including:

 Fine Art
Early 20th Century Design
Modern Design
Art Pottery
Silver & Objects of Vertu
Jewelry
Timepieces

Exceptional Results

Consigning from Start to Finish

Selling with Toomey & Co. is straightforward and easy


1. Submit images

Email images of your property to our specialists and receive an evaluation within 72 hours.

2. Ship works

Items accepted can be sent to any of our partner locations any time prior to the consignment deadline.

3. Marketing

Toomey & Co. will photograph and market the works to our audience and new markets at our cost.

4. Receive payment

After a sale, Toomey & Co. will send you payment via the method of your choice.

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FAQs

Why should I consign to auction?

What are the fees for selling at auction?

I submitted images online. How long until I hear back?

Can someone come out to look at works in person?

Do all works need to ship to Chicago?

When will I get paid?

What happens if works don't sell?

Can I attend or watch the auction?

What if my item(s) need restoration?

We are always welcoming consignments of art and design. Our specialists will be glad to offer complimentary evaluations of works in your collection — get in touch today!

consign@toomeyco.com | 312 563 0020