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.
- Phone(212) 366-1197
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
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 & ...
Nov 14, 2019The Jerusalem PostThe menorah candelabra of Marilyn Monroe, the legendary Hollywood icon who passed away in 1962, recently fetched $112, 522 when it was auctioned by Kestenbaum & Co in New York...
Nov 01, 2019CNNA menorah candelabra that once belonged to screen icon Marilyn Monroe is going up for sale, and auctioneers say it could fetch as much as $150,000...