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
Jun 17, 2019The Jerusalem PostEvery parent wants their child to grow up to be a genius. But how many can say they gave their son or daughter the same toy Albert Einstein played with as a kid? New York City-based auction house ...
May 15, 2019Art DailyNEW YORK, NY.- Kestenbaum & Company, a New York City based boutique auction house specializing in rare books, manuscripts, Hebraica and Judaica, announced the results of their second Musical ...
Nov 19, 2018The Jewish ChronicleA rare edition of a work of Maimonides fetched more than three times its estimated value as some of the last books of a famous Judaica library compiled by an English collector went on sale in New ...