Fine Art, Asian & Antiques Auction | February 7, 8 & 9, 2018

Paul Howard Manship (American, 1885-1966) Bronze Sculpture Depicting “Sagittarius” with Provenance

Fall 2017 Extraordinary Firearms Auction Grosses Over $15.1 million

Now Accepting Consignments for Our Spring 2018 Auction | Click for Details

Fall Rare Lamps, Glass & Fine Jewelry Grosses Over $2.5 Million

Tiffany Studios Peony Chandelier ($40,000-60,000) – Sold for $48,400

Welcome to James D. Julia Auctioneers

Located in Fairfield, Maine and Boston, Massachusetts

Rare Firearms Division

World Record Prices

Fine Art, Asian & Antiques Division

Martin J. Heade, Florida Pastoral | Sold for $359,000

Rare Lamps, Glass & Fine Jewelry Division

Tiffany Studios Drop-Head Dragonfly Lamp | Sold for $515,475

Boston Area Office

Located at the Historic 1790 House in Woburn, Massachusetts

Thank you to all of our clients who made our Fall 2017 Extraordinary Firearms Auction another outstanding event! Our 3-day sale held on October 31, November 1 & 2 enjoyed the strongest participation we've seen in years and grossed over $15.1 million! With a sell through rate of 85%, prices of lots sold reaching nearly 30% over low estimate and no fewer than 9 new world records, this auction was a tremendous success. We are accepting consignments for our Spring 2018 auction so contact us today if you have an item or collection you are interested in selling. Read more...
The Rare Lamps, Glass & Fine Jewelry Division is the leader in this genre throughout North America. This division specializes in rare and collectible lighting and glass as well as fine jewelry and silver, and the last two auctions have generated a combined $7 million gross sales. The division is well known for its outstanding offerings of Tiffany, Handel, Pairpoint, Duffner and Kimberly lighting, Galle and Daum Nancy art glass, as well as numerous lesser-known makers of high quality lamp and glass products. It's offerings of fine jewelry and wearable arts are sought after worldwide. Read more...
This is James D. Julia’s most expansive division; focusing on Americana, Fine Art, Antiques, Victoriana and Asian items. This unit conducts two auctions per year and has an international reputation for excellence. With sales routinely grossing $3 million to $5 million per auction, this division has established numerous world and national records. Department Head, Bill Gage along with Tony Greist and Megan Noyes provide an unbeatable combination of experience and expertise. This division handles complete estates and high value individual items in almost any antique collectible category. Read more...

Since it’s beginnings in the mid-1960s, James D. Julia Auctioneers has had a seamless track record of success and highlights-both within the company and as an auction industry leader. Take a look at the company’s history, record sales, and priorities to see why James D. Julia is the only place you should consider buying and selling at auction. In the mid 1960s Arthur Julia, James D. Julia’s father, starts a small country auction house which quickly becomes popular in central Maine. In 1974 James D. Julia graduates from college and purchases the business from his father. Jim continues in his father’s footsteps and expands and grows the business into a well-respected auction firm. Read More...