estate ring Summer Multi Estate Auction by Visbids

SUMMER MULTI- ESTATE AUCTION

June 26, 2024 – July 11, 2024 A large multi-estate sale from private homes in Stratford, Kitchener, Dundas and Toronto. The sale offers a curated selection of silver, gold and diamond jewellery, costume jewellery, watches, sterling flatware including five impressive sets of sterling flatware, Royal International Danish, Christofle, P.W. Ellis, Wallace, and Birks, 2015 Honda Acura TLX, Pequegnat clocks, vintage Persian carpets, antique china, collectible tea cups, Swarovski crystal figurines, original Canadian and African art, antique and mid-century furniture, antique exotic walking sticks, Inuit sculptures, Roberto Clemente autographed baseball and other sports memorabilia, vintage table top hockey games, plus a Chapman Bros. pool table, cues and accessories, and treadmills located in Toronto, along with other family treasures.

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.

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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.

Our services include:

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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

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.

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.

Lionel Trains and vintage collectibles by Visbids

LIONEL TRAINS AND VINTAGE COLLECTIBLES

June 13 - 20, 2024 The first of two auctions, offering a large collection of Lionel trains, many new in the box, as well as accessories, track and transformers. A 1996 Audi Quattro, original owner, 90,000 km, in excellent condition, a Wayne Gretzky rookie card and hundreds of vintage hockey and baseball cards, as well as Planet of the Apes, Star Wars, and Charlie's Angels trading cards, a variety of diecast vehicles, many from the 50's, 60's and 70's, including Matchbox, Dinky, Corgi and Hot Wheels, sports memorabilia, including 2 vintage leather footballs and a selection of authentic train yard signs and lights, as well as as a yellow metal traffic light, wired for use. 10% BUYER'S PREMIUM ON CAR.

vintage toy by Visbids

MAY MULTI ESTATE AUCTION

May 24-30, 2024 Selection of Mid century, including signed Danish furniture, vintage toys, tabletop hockey games in original boxes, lighting, sterling, barrister's bookcases, antique furniture, including spectacular Canada West sewing table, original artwork and vintage prints, including a Spanish bullfighting poster from the 50's and a lovely antique pastel portrait of a young girl in original frame, large selection of carpets, Inuit sculptures, cast iron planters and patio furniture, an electric bike, Lawnboy gas mower, vintage picnic baskets, Heathkit amplifier and turntable from the 70's, antique Globe school desks on cast iron bases, and so much more!

Cruciform and banner weathervane by Visbids

COUNTRY, FOLK ART, FISHING, AND TOYS

May 12-23, 2024 Two life-time collections of antique stoneware and redware pottery, kerosene and whale oil lighting, folk art carvings and paintings, hand woven textiles, Indigenous totems, quill and splint baskets, antique and vintage walking sticks, early fireplace iron, antique furniture, primitives, toleware, fishing tackle, and vintage US and Japanese toys.

SINGLE OWNER GUITAR AND STUDIO RECORDING EQUIPMENT AUCTION

Single Owner Guitar and Studio Recording Equipment Auction

May 1-9, 2024 A large one-owner lifetime collection of acoustic and electric guitars, ukulele, violin, drum kits, amps, pre-amps, studio recording equipment, including hundreds of cables, speakers, digital storage, and a wide variety of switchers, microphones, foot pedals, filters, and much more.

Toronto Estates Auction by Visbids

TORONTO ESTATES AUCTION

April 12 – April 18, 2024 Multiple estates from Toronto with items including a Murano sculpture by Toso, a painting by Itschak Tarkay, vintage art posters from Toronto galleries, exceptional Canadian original art work including a number of commissioned works, mid-century furniture, lighting including quality bronze sconces, American and Canadian silver dollars and mint coin sets, large collections of RCMP and Royalty memorabilia, oriental carpets, designer furniture from Ralph Lauren and Elte, vintage jewellery including a collection of amber, sterling including Christofle, vintage corning ware, large selection of Swarovski figurines in original boxes, antiques and so much more.

Pepsi wall clock home decor and garden by Visbids

Spring Home Decor and Garden Auction

April 7 - 11, 2024 Large selection of MCM furniture and decorative items, including West German pottery, art glass, Sputnik lighting, Italian chrome and glass and designer chairs, original oil paintings, bronze sculptures, African masks and beadwork, quality outdoor furniture and garden accessories, antique furniture, vintage and antique toys, vintage stereo equipment, hand knotted wool carpets, vintage Pepsi clock and porcelain push bars, early Minton tiles, early maps, ephemera, vintage typewriters, crocks and more.

Multi Estate Winter Auction by Visbids

MULTI ESTATE WINTER AUCTION

February 25 – March 7, 2024 An extensive collection of antique pharmaceutical related items, including scales, apothecary bottles, antique pharmacy school class photos and a fabulous apothecary show globe. A beautiful antique 13 ft. lapstrake rowboat, as well as a vintage ice sailing boat with 18 ft mast and sail, from the iconic DN class. A selection of fine gold and gemstone jewellery, with appraisals, Aynsley cup with butterfly handle, Lorenzen mushroom sculpture, designer handbags, scarves and sunglasses, many with authentication, high end telescopes and accessories, a Record vise, antique furniture and china, large selection of Chinese decorative vintage items including large egg jars, a pair of spectacular elaborately carved stone floor vases, black lacquer Chinoiserie stand and room divider screen, new old stock toys, wool carpets, oil lamps, cast iron, vintage lighting, vintage high end Marantz 2325 receiver, vintage Sony turntable, and more.

elegant interiors by Visbids

ELEGANT INTERIORS

FEBRUARY 4 – FEBRUARY 15, 2024 Pottery, mirrors, statuary, kitchenware and furniture from the 17th, 18th, 19th C, combined with quality decoratives, prints, lighting, Persian carpets, coloured glass and furniture from the 20th and 21st C. to meet a wide range of decorating styles.

COUNTRY ANTIQUES, MEMORABILIA AND ADVERTISING by Visbids

COUNTRY ANTIQUES, MEMORABILIA AND ADVERTISING

December 23, 2023 – January 4, 2024 A wide ranging auction with early lighting, iron, fireplace, furniture, pottery and porcelains, Sherman Jewellery, memorabilia from Canadian rock legends to baseball and basketball stars, a collection of pre-WWI Canadian athletic medals, advertising collectibles from the 1950s – 2000 and so much more.

A Christmas Auction by Visbids

A CHRISTMAS AUCTION

December 7 – December 14, 2023 Including a large selection of "new in the box" vintage toys, Shelley, Limoges and Booths china, large Moorcroft vase, R. Lalique vase, miniature cast iron Singer sewing machine, a Mikiphone pocket phonograph, antique lighting, wool carpets, antique furniture, original oil paintings, a variety of of artifacts and masks from Africa, Indonesia, Thailand, Tibet, Nepal and the South Pacific, Native North American items, antique radios, grandfather and grandmother clocks, folk art, sterling silver, a sterling travel clock, antique bottles, vintage signs and more.

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Lionel Trains and vintage collectibles by Visbids

LIONEL TRAINS AND VINTAGE COLLECTIBLES

June 13 - 20, 2024 The first of two auctions, offering a large collection of Lionel trains, many new in the box, as well as accessories, track and transformers. A 1996 Audi Quattro, original owner, 90,000 km, in excellent condition, a Wayne Gretzky rookie card and hundreds of vintage hockey and baseball cards, as well as Planet of the Apes, Star Wars, and Charlie's Angels trading cards, a variety of diecast vehicles, many from the 50's, 60's and 70's, including Matchbox, Dinky, Corgi and Hot Wheels, sports memorabilia, including 2 vintage leather footballs and a selection of authentic train yard signs and lights, as well as as a yellow metal traffic light, wired for use. 10% BUYER'S PREMIUM ON CAR.

vintage toy by Visbids

MAY MULTI ESTATE AUCTION

May 24-30, 2024 Selection of Mid century, including signed Danish furniture, vintage toys, tabletop hockey games in original boxes, lighting, sterling, barrister's bookcases, antique furniture, including spectacular Canada West sewing table, original artwork and vintage prints, including a Spanish bullfighting poster from the 50's and a lovely antique pastel portrait of a young girl in original frame, large selection of carpets, Inuit sculptures, cast iron planters and patio furniture, an electric bike, Lawnboy gas mower, vintage picnic baskets, Heathkit amplifier and turntable from the 70's, antique Globe school desks on cast iron bases, and so much more!

Cruciform and banner weathervane by Visbids

COUNTRY, FOLK ART, FISHING, AND TOYS

May 12-23, 2024 Two life-time collections of antique stoneware and redware pottery, kerosene and whale oil lighting, folk art carvings and paintings, hand woven textiles, Indigenous totems, quill and splint baskets, antique and vintage walking sticks, early fireplace iron, antique furniture, primitives, toleware, fishing tackle, and vintage US and Japanese toys.

SINGLE OWNER GUITAR AND STUDIO RECORDING EQUIPMENT AUCTION

Single Owner Guitar and Studio Recording Equipment Auction

May 1-9, 2024 A large one-owner lifetime collection of acoustic and electric guitars, ukulele, violin, drum kits, amps, pre-amps, studio recording equipment, including hundreds of cables, speakers, digital storage, and a wide variety of switchers, microphones, foot pedals, filters, and much more.

Toronto Estates Auction by Visbids

TORONTO ESTATES AUCTION

April 12 – April 18, 2024 Multiple estates from Toronto with items including a Murano sculpture by Toso, a painting by Itschak Tarkay, vintage art posters from Toronto galleries, exceptional Canadian original art work including a number of commissioned works, mid-century furniture, lighting including quality bronze sconces, American and Canadian silver dollars and mint coin sets, large collections of RCMP and Royalty memorabilia, oriental carpets, designer furniture from Ralph Lauren and Elte, vintage jewellery including a collection of amber, sterling including Christofle, vintage corning ware, large selection of Swarovski figurines in original boxes, antiques and so much more.

Pepsi wall clock home decor and garden by Visbids

Spring Home Decor and Garden Auction

April 7 - 11, 2024 Large selection of MCM furniture and decorative items, including West German pottery, art glass, Sputnik lighting, Italian chrome and glass and designer chairs, original oil paintings, bronze sculptures, African masks and beadwork, quality outdoor furniture and garden accessories, antique furniture, vintage and antique toys, vintage stereo equipment, hand knotted wool carpets, vintage Pepsi clock and porcelain push bars, early Minton tiles, early maps, ephemera, vintage typewriters, crocks and more.

Multi Estate Winter Auction by Visbids

MULTI ESTATE WINTER AUCTION

February 25 – March 7, 2024 An extensive collection of antique pharmaceutical related items, including scales, apothecary bottles, antique pharmacy school class photos and a fabulous apothecary show globe. A beautiful antique 13 ft. lapstrake rowboat, as well as a vintage ice sailing boat with 18 ft mast and sail, from the iconic DN class. A selection of fine gold and gemstone jewellery, with appraisals, Aynsley cup with butterfly handle, Lorenzen mushroom sculpture, designer handbags, scarves and sunglasses, many with authentication, high end telescopes and accessories, a Record vise, antique furniture and china, large selection of Chinese decorative vintage items including large egg jars, a pair of spectacular elaborately carved stone floor vases, black lacquer Chinoiserie stand and room divider screen, new old stock toys, wool carpets, oil lamps, cast iron, vintage lighting, vintage high end Marantz 2325 receiver, vintage Sony turntable, and more.

elegant interiors by Visbids

ELEGANT INTERIORS

FEBRUARY 4 – FEBRUARY 15, 2024 Pottery, mirrors, statuary, kitchenware and furniture from the 17th, 18th, 19th C, combined with quality decoratives, prints, lighting, Persian carpets, coloured glass and furniture from the 20th and 21st C. to meet a wide range of decorating styles.

COUNTRY ANTIQUES, MEMORABILIA AND ADVERTISING by Visbids

COUNTRY ANTIQUES, MEMORABILIA AND ADVERTISING

December 23, 2023 – January 4, 2024 A wide ranging auction with early lighting, iron, fireplace, furniture, pottery and porcelains, Sherman Jewellery, memorabilia from Canadian rock legends to baseball and basketball stars, a collection of pre-WWI Canadian athletic medals, advertising collectibles from the 1950s – 2000 and so much more.

A Christmas Auction by Visbids

A CHRISTMAS AUCTION

December 7 – December 14, 2023 Including a large selection of "new in the box" vintage toys, Shelley, Limoges and Booths china, large Moorcroft vase, R. Lalique vase, miniature cast iron Singer sewing machine, a Mikiphone pocket phonograph, antique lighting, wool carpets, antique furniture, original oil paintings, a variety of of artifacts and masks from Africa, Indonesia, Thailand, Tibet, Nepal and the South Pacific, Native North American items, antique radios, grandfather and grandmother clocks, folk art, sterling silver, a sterling travel clock, antique bottles, vintage signs and more.

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Putting the Unique into Antiques

Putting the Unique into Antiques

It has been fascinating to follow the marketing campaigns of major auction houses like Sotheby’s and Christies. They are appealing to the 1% collector, working with fashion editors, jewellery design firms, and influencers, selling the rarest and most exotic of unique...

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