Your one-stop service for finding out what your artwork and antiques are worth. 

If you have items to sell, Andrew Ford Antiques are always buying and the highest prices are paid for quality items. They are experienced fine art appraisers.

Are Oriental porcelains and Oriental bronzes your passion? These pieces can make a dramatic addition to your décor and offer excellent opportunities for collectors at all levels to acquire fine art.

Delve into the bounty and find something you adore:

American, Continental and Asian art
Oriental porcelains and bronzes
Paintings, watercolors, and drawings
Portrait miniatures
Etchings and prints

You may have seen Ford Art and Antiques, Inc.:

Original Miami Beach Antique
Show exhibitor
Baltimore Antique Show exhibitor
New York City Antique Week exhibitor

In business locally since 1995. Andrew Ford, Proprietor.
Serving Sarasota / Fort Myers / St. Petersburg to Miami.


Florida’s leading destination for Fine art, Sculptures, Furniture, Objets d’art, and other antiquities. They offer verbal appraisals and they are always buying.

The staff is friendly, trained and ready to serve your needs. Andrew Ford,  the owner, has been in the business locally since 1995.

Looking for a really fine collection of both American and Continental art? Whether you are an individual collector or a professional interior designer– talk to them. Discover the great pieces in their gallery.

Live Auctions


6030 North Lockwood Ridge Road

Sarasota, Florida 34243

Contact info

Phone: (941) 359-8700 or (941) 706-3910Email:


Sarasota Estate Auction reaches an international audience and showcases the unique, rare, and beautiful in dozens of categories, including Fine art, Sculptures, Furniture, Asian antiques, Porcelain, Silver, decorative arts and many others through its Global Online Platforms. Drawing on the expertise of its specialists and its personalized service, Sarasota Estate Auction works with individuals, institutions, and estate settlement professionals to attract outstanding items from across the United States, and the world.

Sarasota Estate Auction is located in beautiful Sarasota, Florida and offers its customers worldwide, “anywhere” access to its sales through the real-time, Live Auctioneers, Invaluable, Auctionzip and Bidsquare online bidding services.

Buyer’s Premium for in-house bidders is 19% and all online bidders is 22%.

Our next upcoming auction will be held on Saturday & Sunday, LIVE AUCTION/SARSOTA - AUGUST 11th & 12th  @11:00 am. Please call us at (941) 359-8700 to confirm hours.

In-House Preview will be held the week prior, online catalog will be up and running through Liveauctioneers, Invaluable, and Bidsquare beginning of April.

Repair and restoration

 We expertly mix century-old techniques with modern restoration technology to create some of the best repairs in the world. No project is too big or too small for us to work our magic. Come take a tour of the studio and see what we can do to preserve your family’s heritage.