About Us

The company’s owner, Dan Ripley, is an internationally recognized, art and antiques expert with over 30 years of personal experience dealing at the highest levels of the industry. He is a third generation Indianapolis art dealer, a Certified Estate Specialist, and National Auctioneers Association member. Dan is considered a premiere decorative arts expert and an award winning gallery owner. He has written feature articles for professional collector publications and has been a presentation speaker at the national convention of the International Society of Appraisers.

MISSION STATEMENT

Ripley Auctions will always conduct business as a trusted, experienced state of the art international marketplace achieving positive results for arts, antiques, jewelry, and memorabilia. We provide expert customer driven services to individuals, collectors and estates.

OUR SERVICES

Our company offers complete auction services, for estates, collections and personal property for individuals, heirs, executors, other legal representatives and commercial clients.

ADVERTISING AND MARKETING

Ripley Auctions offers fully cataloged, live auctions and list our sales on Invaluable.com and Auctionzip.com, reaching thousands of bidders and allowing real-time Internet bidding. So, although we’re based in Indianapolis, Indiana we serve consignors and reach bidders around the world. We use targeted print advertising in International trade papers to reach traditional markets. Our email and mailing lists reach a worldwide audience of bidders.

Nationwide Collection Services

Ripley Auctions serves clients on a national level. We can make arrangements to transport estates and collections to our gallery.