Fine Art | Ceramics | Copper & Metal | Furniture | Lighting | Glass | Jewelry
Our bi-annual Turn of the Century Design auctions include coveted works from the best artisans of pottery, glass, metal, and furniture working at the turn of the last century. Moran’s set a record for American art pottery when a rare and spectacular peacock vase from Frederick H. and Agnes Rhead sold for $570,000. Bespoke and classic examples from Gustav Stickley, Greene & Greene, Dirk Van Erp, Tiffany & Co., Handel, Newcomb pottery and many more can be found throughout the year. Selections can also be found in our Studio Furniture & Decorative Art and California Living auctions.
Gustave Baumann | Frances Gearhart | Charles Bartlett | Pedro Joseph de Lemos | Alphonse Mucha | Helen Hyde | Bertha Lum | M.C. Escher | William Rice | Alexis Jean Fournier
Dirk Van Erp | Harry Dixson | Roycroft | Elizabeth Burton | August Tinsellneck | Tiffany & Co. | Shreve & Co. | Gorham | Glasgow School | The Kalo Shop | Joseph Heinrichs | Porter Blanchard | Clemens Friedell | William Hunt Diederich | Guild of the Handicraft | Tuderic
Gustav Stickley | Harvey Ellis | L& JG Stickley | Limbert | Roycroft | Quaint | Shop of the Crafters | Charles Greene & Henry Greene | Charles Rohlfs | Frank Lloyd Wright | Bernard Maybeck
Heinrech Levinger | Merl Bennett | Tiffany & Co. | Liberty & Co. | Glassgow School | F.G. Hale | Tiffany & Co. | Jugenstil | Birmingham | C.R. Ashbee | Archibald Knox | The Kalo Shop
Head of Sale
Furniture & Decorative Art
Maranda Moran has been in the antique and fine art business since 1993.
Prior to joining Moran’s, Maranda owned and operated an antique business in Pasadena, CA specializing in fine and decorative arts from the turn of the century to the 1950s. For over ten years, she assisted in building many notable collections in Southern California with rare or hard to find objects d’art.
Since 2003, Maranda has used her creative vision to stage and set all of John Moran’s live auctions as well as being responsible for the design/build of the company’s new state-of-the-art headquarters in Old Town Monrovia, CA. Her daily activities include client relations, evaluating incoming property, appraisal functions, and spearheading special projects.
Maranda is Uniform Standard in Professional Appraisal Practice qualified.
A Tiffany & Co. sterling silver "Audubon" flatware
Sold for $13,200
A pair of Shop of the Crafters "Mission Morris"
Sold for $8,400
A Dirk Van Erp copper & mica table lamp
Sold for $14,400
A Paulding Farnham for Tiffany & Co. orchid brooch
Sold for $35,000
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If you are looking to downsize 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. Contact us to find out what we can do for you.