Charleston's Premier Fine Art & Antique Auction House

Welcome to Charleston's Premier Fine Art & Antique Auction Company

Charleston Estate Auctions is a full-service, auction & estate sale firm with a distinguished reputation across the Low Country and servicing the Southeastern states. Whether you need help selling an entire collection or just a few pieces, we'll help you achieve the most profitable route for your sale.


Since we are based in historic Charleston, we are experts in fine antiques, furniture, art and collectibles and have over 40 years experience identifying, valuing and selling these items. Our president & auctioneer, Mark Bastian, is a Charleston native and is dedicated to serving his local community.


We work closely with collectors, designers, museums and galleries nationwide to ensure a wide client base for all sales. Our extensive experience and creativity have led to a wide base of very satisfied clients.

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Contact us today for a confidential consultation!

Our email list is the best way to make sure you are up to date on all of our Auction and Estate Sale Events.

View our past Auction Events

Searching past auctions is a good help to determine if a CEA auction is a good fit for your item.

Click the Logos to the right to be taken to out platform profiles and view past auction results.

The CEA logo will take you to our in house platform and can view items by category.

The September 2021 Auction

The September 19th Southern Estates Auction is here! Highlights include a rare Chinese Ceremonial Mans Robe, Sterling Silver, Antique Majolica, Fine Jewelry, Four Chinese Qing Dynasty Porcelain Famille Rose Plaques, Fine Asian and Antique Furniture, Waterford Crystal, Art Glass, Fine Persian Carpets and much more. Registration and absentee bidding is currently available. Local Previews Are available September 13th - 17th, by appointment.

Meet our Belle!

CEA's Belle is our point of reference for size with small to medium size auction items. She measures approx. 3 7/8" high and will visit with all our upcoming auction items in the photography studio! 

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