Persian Pershan Rug With Centre

CANADIANA, ANTIQUES AND COLLECTIBLES

January 24, 2021 – January 28, 2021 A great collection of Canadiana, including decorated crocks, coloured oil lamps, large collection of Benington ware, Canadian paintings, vintage persian carpets, and much more.

Large Llardo Figurine

DISCOVERY AUCTION

March 21, 2021 – March 25, 2021 Diverse online auction sale of Canadiana pine furniture, a great selection of vintage Persian runners, room size and area rugs, a collection of good vintage guitars from the 1960s and 1970s and earlier, jadeite, collectible china, early pressed glass, a selection of Golden Age postcards mostly from Canada. Canadian art, prints, gold jewellery and more.

Joe Norres Oil On Board

Canadiana Furniture and Folk Art

April 11, 2021 – April 15, 2021 Canadiana furniture and art. Featuring painted furniture, treenware, folk art, and works by listed Canadian artists, early photographs and postcards, pottery and textiles. Includes book pieces from Howard Pain and Dorothy Burnham.

Authentic X Files Alien Prop

TRAINS, PLANES, AUTOMOBILES AND MORE

May 5, 2021 – May 13, 2021 Featuring a lifetime’s collection of model trains and accessories. Including vintage Lionel standard gauge from the 30’s, MTH, American Flyer and Williams.Several vintage handcrafted trains, including an outstanding locomotive. Many more train themed items such as vintage railway lanterns, limited edition train prints, buildings, track and transformers.
Also included is a collection of pedal cars, an antique cash register, an interesting selection of Afghan war rugs, toys, diecast cars, nautical related items, beanie babies and much more.

Lladro Grace Porcelain

SUMMER MULTI-CONSIGNOR SALE

August 1, 2021 – August 12, 2021 Sale of antique furniture, porcelains including Wedgwood, Royal Doulton, Lladro, scarce vintage Colonial style tole lighting, early Schuco, Lesney, Dinky, Budgie, Meccano toys, wide variety of antique/vintage/contemporary Canadian and listed international artists, gold and gold filled pocket watches, quality decoratives, Austin Productions.

1956 Ford Fairlane Coupe

SINGLE OWNER COLLECTION

September 1, 2021 – September 14, 2021 Single owner collection of classic 1956 Ford Fairlane, antique and vintage automobile accessories and parts, gold jewellery and coins, antique pocket watches, sterling flatware, rare toys, pokemon cards, etc.

Antique table clock

KOLISHENCO ESTATE AUCTION PART II

September 19, 2021 – September 30, 2021 Part two of the Kolishenco estate. On offer is an eclectic selection, including antique clocks, china, silver, jewellery, music boxes, antique books, vintage musical instruments, carpets, swords, antique canes, antique furniture, lighting, large Lladro figure, original paintings, Royal Doultons, antique guns, knives, decoys and much more.

Edison Amberola Cylender

ANTIQUE PHONOGRAPH & MUSIC MACHINE COLLECTION

January 30, 2022 – February 3, 2022 A single owner collection of antique phonographs and related equipment. Including floor model and table top wind up phonographs, Edison, Victrola, Pathe, Heintzman and others, cylinder and disc players, antique voice recorders, Edison Blue Amberol cylinders, large selection of Pathe 78rpm records, Columbia and more, vintage vinyl, incuding picture discs, radios, pinball machine, antique and vintage toys, home made soapbox car, antique newspapers, magazines, photos and stereoscope cards, books, His Master’s Voice related items, large selection of antique phonograph horns, musical instruments, decorative household items, and much more.

1965 Gold Sovereign

February Estates Auction

February 6, 2022 – February 10, 2022 A very wide ranging sale of Canadiana furniture and quilts (Waterloo), Krug mid-century furniture, rare Royal Doulton and Lladro porcelains, Anri hand carved figures, Russell Wright, Abington and Fiesta mid-century pottery, cool appliances, Canadian art, prints, exceptional grandfather wall clock, oriental pictorial rugs, hand hooked rugs, gold and antique Canadian coins, Victorian photo albums, tin types and early local studio photographs, reference and rare Canadian books, early pressed glass, cool retro TV lamps, Berninghaus antique barber chair, Sampson-Matthews silkscreens, and more.

2007 Toyota Camry

SPRING MULTI-ESTATE SALE

April17, 2022 – April 21, 2022 Fresh to-the-market: MCM furnishings, Danish and Canadian teak, France & Daverkosen chair,Vejle coffee table, other MCM lighting and accessories; flatware, dinnerware, Corningware, pottery and porcelains from Royal Doulton, Royal Albert; Canadiana furniture, accessories, hand written note books; mementos from a world traveller including Chinese porcelain, carved jade, African carvings; a collector’s selection of Swarovski crystal, Franklin mint die cast cars; antique furniture; RCMP sword, antique clocks, costume and sterling jewellery, vintage women’s clothing, a library of antique, reference and art books; power tools and textiles including Trapper Point.
Including a 2007 Toyota Camry with only 29,000. km.

Antique floral saucer and cup

ANTIQUES, COLLECTIBLES AND SPORTING MEMORABILIA

May 29 – June 2, 2022 A large collection of vintage sports memorabiilia, including signed jerseys, signed Gavin Macleod Grand Prix photo, trading cards and McFarlane sports figures, new in package. Also an interesting selection of lighting, including MCM spaghetti pendant lamp, converted oil lamps, table lamps and a vintage marine searchlight. Glass and porcelain, including a double warrant Paragon cup and saucer, a Sevres cup and saucer, and several antique English platters. Vintage designer sunglasses, vintage hats, tools, wax phonograqph cylinders, antique books, antique furniture, large selection of Royal Doulton figurines, and much more.

Antique lamp shade

Country Furnishings, Folk & Inuit Art & Decoratives

June 12-16, 2022 Featuring a number of original painted 19th C country cupboards, chairs, tables, wall boxes and shelves, a lifetime collection of antique gamesboards, Ontario decoys, large collection of early kerosene lighting, exceptional early Inuit bone carvings and antique fishing lures, flow blue china, depression glass, Baccarat kerosene lamp, folk art, washboard collection, dolls, hooked rugs, antique iron, major Goldscheider terra cotta sculpture and refinished pine furnishings.

Antique nest of four emile galle signed

FINE ART AND FURNISHINGS

June 26, 2022 – July 7, 2022 A spectacular single owner collection from a Toronto estate. Including Lalique, antique oil paintings, signed Emile Galle nesting tables, bronzes by Bergman, Villanova and Dumaige, antique lighting, large Carlos Pittaluga marble sculpture,significant Lladro pieces, netsuke collection, Louis XVI and XV style furnishings, impressive bedroom suite, carved marble top console tables, coffee tables and end tables, jewellery, porcelain, early cloisonne, marble pillars, silk and gilded silver hand knotted carpet, sterling silver flatware, and many more interesting and eclectic items.

Old chips and pepsi sign board

BOTTLE, FRUIT JARS AND APOTHECARIES AUCTION

August 28, 2022-September 8, 2022 Visbids Online Auctions presents The Wayne “Buddy” McCaig collection of early Ontario glass, featuring 70 Beaver jars in an array of colours and sizes, including a rare yellow Beaver quart and Beehive pint, as well as other fruit jars and early local glass items of historical interest. Wayne was an enthusiastic and advanced collector of early glass, specializing in the iconic Beaver jars. In addition, the auction includes a collection of spectacular early apothecary bottles and early tin soda signs.

Antique TV

MOVIE/TV PROPS & COLLECTOR TOYS SALE

September 4-15, 2022 The first of three exciting and fun auctions selling the combined collections of Movie/TV props with early TVs, radios, telephones, military & apothecary items, crates, cigar and hat boxes, advertising and road signs; along with rare antique and vintage pedal cars, antique, vintage and collector editions of toy cars & trucks, redline Hotwheels, vintage nodders, even an Apple II computer and a low mileage 2006 Cadillac DTS estate car, plus so much more.

Antique cabinet

MULTI CONSIGNOR DECORATIVE ARTS & COLLECTIBLES

September 11-22, 2022 A large and eclectic collection of antiques and collectibles, including vintage lighting, MCM lampshades, West German pottery, art glass, glassware, china, furniture, coins, crystal, silver, figurines, furniture, dinnerware, cups and saucers and much more.

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Country Collections

September 18-29, 2022 Canadian decoys with an important grouping from the Thousand Islands region, early painted furnishings from Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia, early kerosene lighting, shell crates, quilts, coverlets, hooked rugs, cottage décor and Canadian art.

Doug Kirton Very Large Canadian Oil

Canadian and International Art

September 23, 2021 – November 4, 2022 This sale features fresh to the market collections of Floyd Kuptana Inuit sculptures, African masks and carvings many collected in Southern Africa in the 1940s-60s, listed Canadian and American contemporary artists and 19th C and 20th C art, jewellery and outsider art.

TVs and telephones, advertising crates and signs

Movie/TV Props, Pedal Cars and Toys II

October 23 – November 3, 2022 Our second online auction of two collections combines vintage radios, TVs and telephones, advertising crates and signs, with a collection of vintage pedal cars, antique and vintage toy cars and trucks and nodders, plus Barbie dolls and discontinued beanie babies.

Inuit Carved Bear

FALL FARE

November 5, 2022 – November 11, 2022 A multi-consignor sale of vintage model trains, Six Nations redware, Moorcroft pottery, Maxfield Parrish prints, Canadian vintage pottery, early decoys, collection of early farm tools and implements, antique architectural elements, Beleek, Royal Doulton, Wedgwood, country antique furniture, vintage guitars, vintage stereo equipment and vinyl.

Antique Table with drawers

COLLECTIBLES, ANTIQUES & DECORATIVE ARTS

November 6 – 17, 2022 Canadian art pottery, antique furniture, dolls, MCM and fine china.

Antique pottery

SINGLE OWNER ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES – GRIMSBY

November 13 – 24, 2022 Canadian furniture and decorated stoneware, early pressed glass and depression glass, kitchen antiques, large library, early lighting, porcelain, primitives, and 2016 Dodge Caravan.

Antique TV with antenna

MOVIE/TV PROPS & COLLECTOR TOYS III

November 24 – December 1, 2022 Auction three combining Movie/TV Props – vintage radios, TVs, advertising boxes, signs, W. German pottery, apothecary items, telephones, and Collectible/antique toys – tin lithographed & cast steel car/trucks, Hotwheels, bobble heads.

wood barrel

MOVIE/TV PROPS

November 27 – December 8, 2022 Movie/TV set props to include vintage signs, TVs, radios, telephones, signs, lighting, barrels, telephone booths, furniture, vinyl records and advertising crates.

Antique Vase

NEW YEAR’S SALE

January 1, 2023 – January 5, 2023 Welcome to Visbids’ first auction of 2023. On offer is quality porcelains – Meissen, Doulton, Limoges – sterling flatware, a fabulous French bed, jewellery, antique furniture, oil paintings, an early Hudson Bay blanket, vintage lighting, and more.

Polar bear statue

JANUARY ESTATES SALE

January 9-19, 2023 A wide ranging auction with decorated stoneware and Canadian collections, along with Inuit sculptures, Canadian prints and paintings, early lighting, fruit jars, movie posters, proof coins, MCM, art pottery, porcelain, sterling, antique tools, etc.

FEBRUARY ESTATES AUCTION

February 16 – 23, 2023 Diverse collection of Canadian & European paintings & prints, porcelains, pottery, designer & vintage furnishings, Bally pinball game, 2015 Dodge Grand Caravan, Bowflex treadmill, vintage watches, collector coins & currency.

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Looking for professional and reliable antique auctions in the Greater Toronto Area? Our team at Visbids is here to help. Get in touch today for more information on collection evaluations, appraisals and estate planning.

Welcome to Visbids.

We are a small agile company, experienced in downsizing, estate management and selling valuable antiques and collectibles. We specialize in antique item auctions in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and online auctions through HiBids Ontario platform.  

Visbids is your one-stop shop for all your estate and downsizing needs.

Our Services

We are committed to supporting and going the extra mile for our customers. All of our services are designed to offer a full service approach that includes antique auctions in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) as well as a full range of seller services from appraisal to marketing, online sales and private brokerage.

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Formal appraisals for estate probate, CRA inquires, divorce proceedings

Appraisals of charitable donations and donations of significant cultural property

Downsizing collections

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The Visbids Advantage

Beyond antique item auctions in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Visibids offers professional and specialized services in antique and fine art appraisals, estate management, and high value item and collections brokerage services.

We are trusted members of the community and known for our antique auctions in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Both our partners have been in the antique auctions industry for over thirty years and earned a solid reputation for honesty and integrity.

Our Collections

Looking to expand your collection of fine art and antiques?

Visibids works with a diverse range of collections and antique items. Our antique item auctions in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) bring something for all tastes. From modern design, vintage and antique toys, Canadiana furniture, watches, clocks, textiles, folk art, stained glass, pottery, porcelain, jewelry, coins, collectibles, fine art, ethnographic art, furniture, carpets and silverware, you are sure to find something for your collection.

Our convenient online auctions and professional connections allow us to sell to customers in every province and territory. We are also proud to sell and ship collection and antique auction items to customers in the US.

We take pride in inspecting each individual item and providing all the details you need to make a bid with confidence. We also work with customers to identify the right delivery service for their item and location, ensuring that items are delivered safely and in a timely manner.

Past Auctions

Trying to get a better sense of what to expect in our antique item auctions in the Greater Toronto Area? Check out our past auctions.

Polar bear statue

JANUARY ESTATES SALE

January 9-19, 2023 A wide ranging auction with decorated stoneware and Canadian collections, along with Inuit sculptures, Canadian prints and paintings, early lighting, fruit jars, movie posters, proof coins, MCM, art pottery, porcelain, sterling, antique tools, etc.

Antique Vase

NEW YEAR’S SALE

January 1, 2023 – January 5, 2023 Welcome to Visbids’ first auction of 2023. On offer is quality porcelains – Meissen, Doulton, Limoges – sterling flatware, a fabulous French bed, jewellery, antique furniture, oil paintings, an early Hudson Bay blanket, vintage lighting, and more.

wood barrel

MOVIE/TV PROPS

November 27 – December 8, 2022 Movie/TV set props to include vintage signs, TVs, radios, telephones, signs, lighting, barrels, telephone booths, furniture, vinyl records and advertising crates.

Antique TV with antenna

MOVIE/TV PROPS & COLLECTOR TOYS III

November 24 – December 1, 2022 Auction three combining Movie/TV Props – vintage radios, TVs, advertising boxes, signs, W. German pottery, apothecary items, telephones, and Collectible/antique toys – tin lithographed & cast steel car/trucks, Hotwheels, bobble heads.

Inuit Carved Bear

FALL FARE

November 5, 2022 - November 11, 2022 A multi-consignor sale of vintage model trains, Six Nations redware, Moorcroft pottery, Maxfield Parrish prints, Canadian vintage pottery, early decoys, collection of early farm tools and implements, antique architectural elements, Beleek, Royal Doulton, Wedgwood, country antique furniture, vintage guitars, vintage stereo equipment and vinyl.

TVs and telephones, advertising crates and signs

Movie/TV Props, Pedal Cars and Toys II

October 23 - November 3, 2022 Our second online auction of two collections combines vintage radios, TVs and telephones, advertising crates and signs, with a collection of vintage pedal cars, antique and vintage toy cars and trucks and nodders, plus Barbie dolls and discontinued beanie babies.

Doug Kirton Very Large Canadian Oil

Canadian and International Art

September 23, 2021 - November 4, 2022 This sale features fresh to the market collections of Floyd Kuptana Inuit sculptures, African masks and carvings many collected in Southern Africa in the 1940s-60s, listed Canadian and American contemporary artists and 19th C and 20th C art, jewellery and outsider art.

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Country Collections

September 18-29, 2022 Canadian decoys with an important grouping from the Thousand Islands region, early painted furnishings from Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia, early kerosene lighting, shell crates, quilts, coverlets, hooked rugs, cottage décor and Canadian art.

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