Services We Offer
Public Auction Sales
Private Treaty Sales
Museum Collection and Archival Management
Private Collection Development
Public Lectures & Symposia
Handsome, Scholarly Auction Catalogues
Who We Are:
Kestenbaum & Company is a New York City based boutique auction house dedicated to the sale of Rare Books, Manuscripts, Ceremonial and Fine Art. With over twenty-five years in the auction business, Kestenbaum & Company is particularly renowned for its expertise in the fields of Hebraica and Judaica. Top collectors, specialized dealers, museum curators and acquisition directors around the world rely on Kestenbaum's expertise and value its discretion and integrity. Kestenbaum & Company is one of the largest niche auction house in the United States having sold to date over 40,000 lots at auction of rare and antique Judaica.
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BuyingWe have quarterly sales dedicated to the sale of Rare Books, Manuscripts, Autographed Letters, Ceremonial and Fine Art. For more information on how to participate click here.
AppraisalsKestenbaum & Company is pleased to offer appraisals of individual items or entire collections for insurance, estate, charitable or other purposes. Please contact us for further details.
SellingWe would be glad to offer advise regarding potential consignments. For information regarding the consignment process from first e-mail through receiving your payment, please click here.
In The News
Nov 09, 2020The Canadian Jewish RecordA rare cache of historic documents from Canada’s storied Hart family, among the first Jews to settle in what became Canada, is coming up for auction on Nov. 12 in New York. The 60 legal documents ...
Jul 10, 2020Menachem WeckerAmong the offerings slated for sale in the July 21 Kestenbaum & Company Judaica auction are several objects that speak directly to current concerns even if they’re more than 150-years-old. They ...
Jan 20, 2020Dolce MagazineIn Monroe’s possession when she died, the menorah is an item that brings together Judaism with the Golden Age of Hollywood. On Nov. 7, niche New York City-based auction house Kestenbaum & ...