About Us

Welcome to Capo Auction Fine Art and Antiques

Capo Auction house features monthly sales of fine antiques, furniture, paintings, silver, decorative art and jewelry – all of which can be bid on in person, by phone or online.

Capo Auction's 6,000 sq. foot gallery is located in Long Island City, minutes from Manhattan just over the 59th Street Bridge, with plenty of available parking. Capo Auction combines the old world charm of treasure-hunting for antiques with the modern convenience of bidding online.

Robert and Larry Berman have been working in the fine art world for 40 years. The Manhattan-raised brothers have built a business crating and transporting artwork for clients that include high-end collectors, museums, celebrities and industry titans who have entrusted them with their most prized possessions. The Berman brothers’ passion for art and attention to detail has earned them an international reputation. Now they have applied their expertise to the auction world, creating a state-of-the-art venue minutes away from Manhattan that encompasses furniture, fine and decorative art, paintings, silver, and jewelry.

The Berman brothers' have built a phenomenal team of highly experienced and well trained personnel in Capo Auction, and strive to bring their clients the best auction experience.

"The price of the fine art being sold here is accessible to everyone – from the art dealer to the art-savvy consumer. Our Buyer’s Premium is well below many other major auction houses and makes the search for fine art and antiques available to those who may have never experienced the excitement of raising the paddle."

"Utmost attention is paid to our consignors. Our clients value the ability to have direct attention from me and my team of specialists throughout the valuation process to auction endeavor. Feel free to call our office for an appraisal appointment."

"Capo Auction is a comfort zone for buyers and sellers who seek integrity and unmatched personal service. Our clients include private collectors, dealers, design professionals, bank executors, estate attorneys, museum executives and jewelers. Capo Auction can provide 'legal broom sweep' capability in finalizing estates."