Skaters by Otto Stark Winter in Brookville by Frank Vietor Southern Indiana Landscape  by William McKendree Snyder Landscape with Figure by Gianni Cilfone Holiday Card by George Jo Mess Winter Celebration by Gerald Nees Drydock Boats by Edmund Brucker Vista by George Jo Mess

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We buy vintage art

Fine Estate Art deals in vintage Indiana artwork including pieces related to Brown County, Richmond, Indianapolis / John Herron, The Hoosier Salon, The Hoosier Group and the Indiana Dunes.

If you have artwork you are considering selling, please drop us a note or call us at (317) 253-5910.

Enjoy browsing through the site, we have listings for over 1000 artists. With a few exceptions, nearly all of the artists we deal in have some relationship to Indiana and our state’s rich art heritage. The artists to the right comprise our favorites and we continue to develop biographical information for these and other listings. Please contact us if you can provide us with any additional biographical information.

Location

Fine Estate Art is located at 2158 N. Talbott St., Indianapolis, IN 46202. We’re in downtown (Herron Morton Place, to be exact) near 22nd and Meridian St.

Hours:

Our hours are (religiously) Tuesday-Friday 11a.m.-5p.m., Saturday 11a.m.-3p.m. Or by appointment, per your needs.

Our Annual Spring Auction of Indiana Art (5/5/24)

Our Spring Curated Sale of Historic Indiana Art auction is now online!  You can visit the listing here.  The sale takes place Sunday May 5, 2024 at the Arch in downtown Indianapolis and will feature over 100 paintings and works on paper by listed Indiana/Midwestern artists. 

Auction Preview Schedule:
Friday 4/26/24 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Fine Estate (pizza and wine will be served!)
Friday 5/3/24 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at The Arch (617 E. North St., Indy, IN 46202)
Saturday 5/4/24 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Arch
Sunday 5/5/24 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Arch (preceding the live auction)

Live Auction:
Sunday 5/5/24 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm at the Arch (617 E. North St., Indy, IN 46202)

New Art Added (April, 2024)

Edward R. Sitzman - Richmond Interior Woods
Marie Goth - Geraldine, Floral Still Life
Theodore Clement (T.C.) Steele - Brown County Landscape
Glenn Cooper Henshaw - Madison Avenue, The Great Divide
Adolph Robert Shulz - Brown County Summer Landscape
William Forsyth - Distant Village, Summer Homestead
Ruth Bernice Anderson - Winter Blast
Varaldo Guiseppe (V.J.) Cariani - Sweet Rocket
Carl Woolsey - The Brook in May
Homer Gordon Davisson - At Conner's Mill
Georges LaChance - Brown County Horse and Buggy
C. Curry Bohm - Vermont Sawmill
Harlan Hubbard - River Shore, Steamboat, Running a Trotline, Abstract View of the Ohio, Aurora, Indiana, Ohio River Packet, River Town, Harper's Ferry, West Virginia, Towboat with Bargest, Farmhouse in Summer, Steamboat, Barge and Steamboat, Johnboat, Barn, STR Joe Fow... (illegible)
Gertrude Abercrombie - Woman with Her Shadow

New Art Added (March, 2024)

Overbeck Pottery - Tea Set (incomplete) (SOLD), Footed Bowl (SOLD)
Carl Rudolph Krafft - Red Arcade
Gustave Baumann - Woodland Meadows
Kenneth Reeve - Hoosier Homestead
Constance Forsyth - Reclined Figural Drawing
Rupert Kilgore - Antecedents
Louis Oscar (L.O.) Griffith - Shaded Stable, Winter Creek
George Jo Mess - Ever So Humble, Adirondacks
James Eccles - Brown County
Robert Selby - Behind the Diner (SOLD)
Jerry Smith - Yellow Umbrella (SOLD), Orvietto Market (SOLD)
Dorothy M. Frantz - Dock on the Pond
Frederick Polley - Hillside Pasture
Alyce June Burkholder - Delightfully Different (SOLD)
Floyd D. Hopper - Blizzard of 1978

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Fine Estate Offers Fine Framing and Conservation Services

Framing We offer a full range of framing services. As a gallery, we frame 200-300 paintings and works on paper every year for our own throughput. We also offer fine frame conservation and gilding. Please contact us if we can assist.

Painting and Print Conservation Services We offer conservation services for oil paintings, prints (and if ya really wanna go there) select watercolors and pastels. Please contact us if we can assist.

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