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California Art Auction is a service of John Moran Auctioneers, the leading auction house specializing in California art.


Why Auctions Work

Allowing a knowledgeable pool of clients to actively compete at public auction (versus selling outright to a single buyer) offers many advantages to the seller.


Contact John Moran Auctioneers

Welcome to our contact page. Please feel free to contact us 8:30AM - 5:00 PM Monday-Friday (Pacific time) at (626) 793-1833. Ask for our California Art Specialist. Or, you may use our online submittal form below. Simply complete the needed fields and hit the submit button to send a confidential email inquiry.

We will call or email you as soon as possible to discuss your painting(s) and provide you with a pre-sale auction estimate. At this time, we can also provide you with a sale proposal, sale date, consignment terms and other important information.

Again, thank you for your interest in John Moran Auctions. We look forward to working with you!

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How to measure your artwork

Not sure how to measure your artwork? Click the image below for a quick on-screen tutorial that will answer all your questions.

What medium?

"Medium" is the materials used by the artist to create the painting. Popular options include:

  • Oil on canvas
  • Oil on board
  • Watercolor on paper
  • Etching on paper
  • Monotype on paper
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