Furniture + Decorative Arts
Rago expertly handles a broad selection of exceptional, fresh-to-market American, English and Continental property from the Northeast’s fine homes, collectors and estates. Our expertise encompasses furniture and decorative arts from the early Renaissance and Baroque to the Belle Époque, as well as American styles through the Chippendale, Federal, Victorian and Renaissance Revival periods. We specialize in an array of carefully curated property: furniture; porcelains and glass; sculpture; mirrors; clocks; lighting; historic art; and rugs.
What We Sell
Circle of Cornelis van Haarlem / $162,500
Chippendale Chest of Drawers / $16,250
Ceramics, Porcelain + Glass
Alexander III Imperial Russian Plate / $87,500
Tiffany & Co. Billiard Clock / $18,750
George II Mahogany Serving Table / $16,250
Rugs and Textiles
Sarouk Fereghan Carpet / $7,500
Emile Picault for Tiffany & Co. / $11,875
Folk Art + Americana
William A. Macquois stoneware jar / $15,000
Chinese Blue and White porcelain vase / $36,250
Gina Tomasello Director, Great Estates + ReMix Auctions
Gina Tomasello joined Rago in early 2016, having begun her career at Alderfer Auction in Pennsylvania. There she ran the Specialty Auction division including quarterly Fine & Decorative Arts sales. She graduated from Penn State University in 2010 with a Bachelor’s of Art degree in Art History. She facilitates the review and valuation of fine furniture and decorative arts by Rago specialists Sebastian Clarke, Christopher Wise and Thomas Martin and oversees the acceptance of this property into the Great Estates and Remix auctions.
Why Sell with Rago?
- Competitive commissions and no hidden fees
- Free initial consultation/opinions of value
- Advice on auction versus private sale/purchase
- Mass-marketing to millions/micro-targeting to specific buyers
- World-class prices achieved