7/27/2017 - Discovery: Timed Bidsquare Auction - ends 8/7

Past Auction

July 27, 2017 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends August 07, 2017


Cowan's Summer Discovery Auction features a strong selection of American furniture, English & European art, porcelain, pottery, rugs, and a wide variety of decorative pieces perfect for starter homes, forever homes, and every home in between.

There is no preview for this auction. If you would like to look at an item in person at Cowan's Cincinnati location, please contact the Fine and Decorative Art department to set up an appointment by emailing decarts@cowans.com with the lot number of the piece(s) you would like to examine. Appointment times are limited and will be granted on a first come, first serve basis.


Bidding Opens: July 27, 2017 at noon
Bidding Closes: August 7, 2017 at noon

Buyer's Premium for this auction is 23% for bids placed on www.bidsquare.com


Timed Auction
Special Collections items are available for absentee bidding only. You can browse the catalog and place bids at any time.

Absentee Bidding
This platform operates using the "proxibid" method - you may place a high bid and the system will bid on your behalf up to that limit.

1-Minute Closing Rule

Starting at 12:00 PM (Noon) on the Final Date, all lots will close starting with lot #1. There will be a 1 minute period between each item until all items close.

Extended Bidding (5-Minute Closing Rule)

Any bids placed within 5 minutes of the closing time will extend bidding by another 5 minutes. This rule will apply continuously until no bids are placed within the 5 minute period.

Email Notification
You will receive an email notification:
-each time you place a bid
-when you are outbid on any lot
-at the close of the auction if you are the high bidder

End of the Auction
You will receive an invoice detailing the hammer price, a buyer's premium charge, sales tax (for Ohio residents) and a shipping quote. To schedule a payment, contact us at payment@cowans.com, or call our office at 513-871-1670.

There will be a Buyer's Premium charge of 23% added to the final price of each item sold in this auction.

Exhibition Times

Contact Info

Kirstie Craven