Your go-to place for antiques and estate planning
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.
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.
Our services include:
Online Auctions through Hibid.com
Courtesy collection evaluation
Formal appraisals for estate probate, CRA inquires, divorce proceedings
Appraisals of charitable donations and donations of significant cultural property
Private sales and brokerage services
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
COLLECTIBLES, ANTIQUES & DECORATIVE ARTS
November 6 – 17, 2022 Canadian art pottery, antique furniture, dolls, MCM and fine china.
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.
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.
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.
Whether you have questions about our antique item auction in the Greater Toronto Area, or would like to make inquires about our appraisals, brokerage and estate management services, we would be happy to support you and find the best services fit to your needs.