An Important Portrait by Jose Francisco Xavier de Salazar y Mendoza
This imposing portrait of a young mariner painted in New Orleans exemplifies the New World; a rare portrait that merges maritime history and New England Founding Fathers with Colonial Louisiana via Caribbean trade routes.
Featured Property: The Estate of Lloyd & Beryl Ann Bentsen
Lloyd and Beryl Ann “B.A.” Bentsen, beloved Texans and treasured fixtures in Washington’s political and social milieus, lived a remarkable life together. New Orleans Auction Galleries is honored to offer not only this important collection of political memorabilia and ephemera, but also fine art, silver, antiques and more from The Estate of Lloyd and Beryl Ann Bentsen.
Important Update About NOAG’s Reopening
An Update About NOAG's "New Normal" as We Enter Phase 1 of Reopening.
2020 Global Auction House Summit
Follow along with Taylor Eichenwald, NOAG's Director of Marketing & Public Relations, as he heads to the 2020 Global Auction House Summit in Paris from Jan. 21 - Feb. 6. Presented by Invaluable, the Summit will explore current trends in the auction industry. Check back every day for updates on the Summit and the sights around Paris!
Featured Property: The Estate of Donald J. Hurst
Donald J. Hurst had a tremendous love and appreciation for the beauty and craftsmanship of the antiques in his collection. In particular, his passion for collecting Belter furniture made him well known and respected among dealers and collectors alike.
Featured Property: The Mark M. Johnson Collection
A collector and supporter of the art and artists, Mark M. Johnson’s personal collection includes works by many regional artists such as Cam Langley and Frank Fleming, as well as more internationally renowned contemporary artists such as Jeff Koons, Dale Chihuly, Kara Walker and Yousef Karsh. He befriended many of these artists, forming life-long relationships.
Featured Property: The Bruce McCashin Collection
McCashin’s collection demonstrates his eye for the exceptional and unique while focusing on 18th- through early 20th-century English antiques and fine art. As he grew up amongst a family dedicated to country pursuits and sports, many paintings in the collection feature sporting scenes, animals and rolling landscapes.
Featured Property: The Estate of Victor and Marie Cascio
Victor and Marie Cascio were beloved Monroe icons and restaurateurs. Victor, a local celebrity, was the face of famed Monroe restaurant The Chateau, a society columnist in The News-Star, television personality and supporter of the arts.
Artist Spotlight: José-María Cundín
Join NOAG's Director of Fine Art, Jelena James, as she visits the home and studio of artist José-María Cundín in Folsom, Louisiana.
Featured Property: The Estate of Audry & Sherwood Bailey, Sr.
Audry and Sherwood Bailey, Sr. began a major renovation of the McCutcheon-Ewing House in 1978 shortly after purchasing the property. Audry worked closely with Jim Westerfield of Westerfield Antiques & Interiors in Jackson to decorate the historic 6,000 square foot home. Bailey and Westerfield filled the home with Georgian furniture, antique carpets, Asian porcelain, fine art and more.
Featured Property: The Estate of Margaret “Pat” Breen
A mother to six sons, a grandmother to nine grandchildren, a beloved friend and a loving wife for 55 years to the late Dan Breen, Margaret “Pat” Breen lived a remarkable life and was adored by those around her. Her family and friends remember her quick and infectious smile, seemingly boundless energy and her love of life and people.
2019 Global Auction House Summit
Follow along with Taylor Eichenwald, NOAG's Director of Marketing & Public Relations, as he heads to the 2019 Global Auction House Summit in London from Feb. 2-8. Presented by Invaluable, the Summit will explore current trends in the auction industry. Check back every day for updates on the Summit and the sights around London!
Featured Property: The Estate of Mary Louise Christovich
A lifelong resident of New Orleans, prolific author, and tireless advocate for preservation of the built environment and the written record, Mary Louise Mossy Christovich was a consummate humanist. In a career spanning more than seven decades, she worked to ensure future generations’ access to Louisiana’s artistic, architectural, and archival resources. The twinned values of education and preservation underscored Mary Lou’s life’s work.
Take a Tour of Our July 2018 Estates Auction
Discover the amazing collections offered in our July 28-29 Estates Auction.
Southern & Louisiana Regional Art Valuation Day
We invite you to bring Southern art from your collection to learn more about the history and auction value.
Featured Collection: Leon Amar
From a modest upbringing in Casablanca to dining with the likes of Jacqueline Kennedy, Doris Duke and Gloria Swanson, Leon Amar has been a staple of the design world and international social scene for decades. New Orleans Auction Galleries is pleased to offer fine art from the collection of Leon Amar in our May 19-20 Estates Auction.
Gloria Crest Mansion
The contents of Gloria Crest, a storied New Jersey mansion that was once home to Gloria Swanson, will be offered at New Orleans Auction Galleries in the May 19-20 Estates Auction.
Take a Tour of Our 2018 Fine Art Auction
Take a tour of the 2018 Fine Art Sale at New Orleans Auction Galleries with Jelena James, Director of Fine Art.
“Le Bouquet d’Amour” by Marc Chagall
Jelena James, NOAG's Director of Fine Art, and Nicole Casi, PhD, Fine Art Specialist, discuss "Le Bouquet d'Amour" by Marc Chagall. Featured in the March 17-18, 2018 Estates Auction, the painting is the most significant work by the artist ever offered at auction in the South.
Highlights from an Important Map Collection
NOAG's Nicole Casi discusses highlights from an important collection of maps in our Dec. 9-10 Winter Estates Auction.
“The American Dream” by Robert Indiana
NOAG's Jelena Restovic James, Director of Fine Art, and Michele Carolla, Fine Art & Books Specialist, discuss "The American Dream" by Robert Indiana offered in our Oct. 14-15, 2017 Estates Auction.
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