Moran’s position in Southern California gives us unique access to fine art collections from the area’s leading families. Whether you are in the market for British portraiture, Flemish Baroque paintings, French Impressionism, or German Expressionism, art from throughout Western and Eastern Europe can be had at our Traditional Collector auctions. Select examples can be also found at our Studio Fine Art and ReDesigned auctions throughout the year.
Thomas Gainsborough | Feodor Matveef | Frederic Arthur Bridgman | Maurice de Vlaminck | David Burliuk | Eduard Veith | Edouard Cortes | Adelheid Dietrich
George Romney | Thomas Gainsborough | Louise Jopling | Montague Dawson | John E. Ferneley Sr. | William Powell Frith | Dorothea Sharp | Thomas Buttersworth, Sr. | John Sargent Noble
Morgana Blackwelder has been in the antique business since 2004.
Morgana joined Moran’s full time in 2007 as a client service specialist. In this position, she was pivotal in the expansion of the jewelry department and creating stand-alone sales in coordination with the sale director. During this same time, Morgana became one of Moran’s fine art cataloguers and found her true love of fine art.
After taking a sabbatical to travel the world, she has returned to a full-time position as our Director of Fine Art.
Edouard Leon Cortes
Sold for $37,500
Sold for $13,200
Charles Wirgman Sr
Sold for $8,400
Let Us Value Your Collection
Moran’s offers a wide range of appraisal and paid valuation services, including fair market and insurance appraisals. By retaining Moran’s to evaluate your property, you can be sure that your heirs or trustees will be able to make informed decisions about the equitable distribution or liquidation of assets.
If you are looking to downsize your collection or prepare a home for sale, Moran’s can apply our expertise in valuation, staging, logistics, and marketing to ensure you get the best price for your property.