Welcome


Since 1870 Main Auction Galleries Inc. has grown from a small family business to a nationally recognized Auction House. We are located in the finest area of downtown Cincinnati, within 3 blocks of all major hotels and restaurants. Our building comprises over 40,000 square feet, with our first floor being both our showroom and auction floor. Our reputation for honesty, integrity and professionalism is known not only in this region but nationally as well as worldwide. We work closely with attorneys, executors, trust officers, institutions, organizations, private consignors as well as individuals. We both appraise and liquidate estates and homes throughout the United States. We have provided the highest quality merchandise to local, national and international individuals for the past 139 years. We have a full time staff each being an expert in their respective fields.

J. Louis Karp
Appraiser & Principal Auctioneer

Jonas Karp
Appraiser/Auctioneer - 5th Generation

September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Edward Wormley sofa model 5407
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Edward Wormley bench model 5429
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Paul McCobb room divider
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Pair of Hans Wegner CH34
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Donald Deskey Bench (1884-1989)
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Calman Shemi sculpture (born 1939)
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Calman Shemi sculpture (born 1939)
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Arthur Okamura Oil (1932-2009)
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Frank Duveneck Oil (1848-1919)
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Rafael Ferrer Oil (born 1933)
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Carl R. Kraft Oil (1884-1938)
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
Mid-Atlantic Corner Cabinet
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18th Century Dutch miniature cabinet
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Moroccan Rug
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Moroccan Rug
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Imori Palace Vase
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KPM Plaque
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Anna Vahn Hyatt Huntington (1876-1973)
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
R. Martin & E. Hall sterling tray
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Repousse Sterling
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Gonzalo Moreno sterling tea set
September 30th Upcoming Exceptional Auction
17th Century carved Buddha