Fine Art | Furnishings | Sculpture | Saddles & Tack
Our bi-annual Art of the American West auction is filled with art and objects by the leading artists and artisans from across the United States. Whether you have or want a landscape by Tucker Smith, a portrait by Joseph Henry Sharp, an orotone from Edward Curtis, a belt buckle from Edwin Bohlin, or a bronze by Dave McGary, Moran’s Art of the American West has something for every taste. Selections can also be found in our Studio Furniture & Decorative Art and California Living auctions.
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 relating to art objects from 1880 to the present.
Maranda is Uniform Standard in Professional Appraisal Practice qualified.
Sold for $316,250
A 5 cent Bally Reliance Counter Dice slot machine
Sold for $6,600
Sold for $15,600
A Ben Wagner Wells Fargo Heavy Concord Coach model
Sold for $12,000
Sold for $45,000
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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.