Buyers can participate by attending the auction in person or bidding from the other side of the world. Sellers return to Fontaine’s time and again, because of our strong reputation, buyers from across the country and as far away as Europe & China have bid with confidence.

Auctions & Events

Antique & Fine Arts Auction
January 21, 2017 at 10 A.M.

Antique & Fine Arts Auction
March 25, 2017

Antique & Fine Arts Auction
May 27, 2017

Consignments Wanted

Prices Realized

With our Auction House Prices Realized you as a cosigner, seller, collector or investor will have more information on our past auctions. Every past auction will add to the data so you can research the selling trends for the items you have or are looking for.

↓ Past Auctions – Prices Realized ↓ September 10, 2016 - Prices realized Consignments Wanted

Featured item in Our upcoming Antique & Fine Arts Auction “January 21, 2017”

Rare 18th c. English Automaton Pagoda Clock For The Chinese Qing Imperial Court

This exceptional English timepiece made for the Chinese market has 5″ painted metal dials on the front and 2 sides with black Roman hour numerals, pierced brass hands and sweep seconds hand on the front; quality brass double fusee spring driven movement, verge escapement, complicated side brackets with gear train for the left and right dials, quarter hour rack and snail strike mechanism which strikes the quarters on 2 steel bells and also strikes the hour.
Bronze case in the form of a Chinese pagoda with chamfered corners having leafy corbels, paste set jewels highlight the floral spandrels, around the dial bezels and around the gallery above; the top portion of the pagoda has 9 tiers with pierced banister galleries, pearl studded roof tops and hanging bells at the corners; the pagoda tiers animate every 2 hours, expanding and contracting in an accordion manner while the famous Chinese folk song Mo Li Hua plays, also corresponding to the 12 Chinese zodiac time system. Contains a second brass fusee mechanism which controls the animated tiers and also plays the music. 50″ tall with pagoda fully raised and 41″ after declined, base measures 18-3/4″ by 18-3/4″.

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Consignments Are Now Being Accepted For All Upcoming Auctions

January 21, 2017 Antique & Fine Arts Auction
March 25, 2017 Antique & Fine Arts Auction
May 27, 2017 Antique & Fine Arts Auction

Antique Clock Auctions, Antique Watch Auctions, Musical, Coin-up, Advertising, Gaming, Toy, Banks, Fine Arts Auction.

We are now accepting consignments for our upcoming antiques & fine arts auctions, from one item to a complete estate or collection. We can arrange for pickup and delivery nationwide.

Call Today 1-413-448-8922 or Email info@fontainesauction.com

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Cataloged Antique Auction

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Nov 14, 2016

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May 21, 2016

Antique Clocks & Watches
Fine Art, Lighting, Furniture & Accessories

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Fine Art, Lighting, Furniture & Accessories

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Fine Art, Lighting, Furniture & Accessories

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Antique Clocks & Watches
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Fine Art, Lighting, Furniture & Accessories

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Fine Art, Lighting, Furniture & Accessories

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Feb 27, 2016

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Antique Clocks & Watches
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Fine Art, Lighting, Furniture & Accessories

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Fine Art, Lighting, Furniture & Accessories

our show room

Fontaine’s Show Room is located at 1485 West Housatonic in Pittsfield Massachusetts. Open to the public Monday – Saturday 9 AM – 5 PM

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our services

Buying and selling high end Antiques, Clocks & Watches, Lighting, Collectibles from one item to a complete estate or collection.

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our history

With over 50 years of experience, Fontaines Auction the oldest full service auction gallery in Western Massachusetts.

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Fontaine’s Antique Auction Gallery

Call 1-413-448-8922 or Email info@fontainesauction.com Today!

With over 50 years of experience, Fontaine’s Auction the oldest full service auction gallery in Western Massachusetts.

Many of our buyers & sellers have been repeat customers for decades. Fontaine’s Auction was voted best place to sell your antiques for 7 years in a row.

We accept items on consignment for our nationally advertised auctions or will buy outright, one piece to an entire estate or collection.