Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Valuation Day | February 17th

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Clars is now seeking consignments for our upcoming Spring Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Auction. Schedule a private appointment with one of our Jewelry specialists and learn what your property is worth.

Van Cleef & Arpels diamond jewelry
A diamond and white gold brooch and a pair of diamond ear clips, Van Cleef & Arpels.
Sold: $71,875

Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Valuation Day
Friday, February 17th | 10AM–2PM

*This event is by appointment only.



The market for signed and antique jewelry, as well as precious colored gemstones and timepieces is very strong. Schedule your private and confidential appointment now to speak to one of our Specialists to determine your jewelry’s auction potential.

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St. Francis Yacht Club + Clars

On November 30th, the St. Francis Yacht Club invited Clars Auction Gallery to an evening of Cocktails, Clars & Valuations.

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SJICA Benefit Art Auction

Clars Auction Gallery is proud to partner with the ICA of San José in their 2022 Annual Benefit Art Auction, IN THEIR OWN WORDS. Join us November 5th, 5PM.

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Valuation Day | PBS KVIE

Clars Auction Gallery is excited to partner with PBS KVIE for this Valuation Day. Join us October 29th!

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Fall Modern + Contemporary Art + Design Post Sale Highlights

The September 16 Modern + Contemporary Art + Design sale at Clars, totaled over $1.3M across 230 lots.

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Fundraiser | San Francisco Historical Society

Find out what your family treasures are worth! Join us at the San Francisco Historical Society on September 21st, 10 AM – 3 PM PST.

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Valuation Day | Lamorinda Village Seniors

Clars Auction Gallery is proud to support the Lamorinda Village through this Valuation Day. Join us September 1st, 10 AM – 2 PM PST.

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St. Francis Yacht Club + Clars

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The St. Francis Yacht Club invited Clars Auction Gallery to an evening of Cocktails, Clars & Valuations.

On November 30th, Clars specialists were on hand to offer on the spot valuations on antiques and collectibles. Rick Unruh, CEO and President, gave an informative talk on The Current Global Art Market, Andy Warhol, & the Do’s and Don’ts of Investing in Art.


Valuation Session
Valuation session with Harry Huang, Associate Director of Asian Art.
Senior Art Specialists
Senior Art Specialists, Alex Malvino and Erin Cabral.
Valuation Session
Valuation session with the Fine Jewelry & Timepieces department.
Rick presenting
Rick Unruh, CEO and President, presenting on the costly mistakes collectors make.

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Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Valuation Day | February 17th

Clars will be hosting a Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Valuation Day on February 17th, 10AM–2PM. This event is by appointment only.

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SJICA Benefit Art Auction

Clars Auction Gallery is proud to partner with the ICA of San José in their 2022 Annual Benefit Art Auction, IN THEIR OWN WORDS. Join us November 5th, 5PM.

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  • Stories & News

Valuation Day | PBS KVIE

Clars Auction Gallery is excited to partner with PBS KVIE for this Valuation Day. Join us October 29th!

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  • Stories & News

Fall Modern + Contemporary Art + Design Post Sale Highlights

The September 16 Modern + Contemporary Art + Design sale at Clars, totaled over $1.3M across 230 lots.

  • Modern + Contemporary
  • Stories & News

Fundraiser | San Francisco Historical Society

Find out what your family treasures are worth! Join us at the San Francisco Historical Society on September 21st, 10 AM – 3 PM PST.

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  • Stories & News

Valuation Day | Lamorinda Village Seniors

Clars Auction Gallery is proud to support the Lamorinda Village through this Valuation Day. Join us September 1st, 10 AM – 2 PM PST.

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SJICA Benefit Art Auction

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Clars is proud to be sponsors of this upcoming Benefit Art Auction. Deric Torres, Senior Vice President of Clars, will be lending his auctioneering skills to keep the bidding competitive.




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ICA San José – Saturday, November 5th
Doors Open: 4PM | Auction Begins: 5PM

The highly anticipated 2022 Annual Benefit Art Auction at the Institute of Contemporary Art San José offers unique opportunities for art enthusiasts and collectors to view and acquire contemporary artwork by rising stars and celebrated artists whose work reflects vibrant, eclectic styles and interests. Live auction guests can actively bid on a wide range of work including paintings, photography, works on paper, sculpture, wearables, and various mixed-media pieces by nearly 70 artists. All proceeds fund the ICA’s innovative exhibitions and educational programming, making sure that admission is always free for all, and expanding the ICA’s reach and impact.

Artists include: Kathy Aoki, Ray Beldner, Sarah Blaustein, Natalya Burd, Andrew Catanese, Kathryn Dunlevie, Ewa Gavrielov, Diane Andrews Hall, Pancho Jimenez, Kara Maria, Stephanie Metz, Christopher Martin, Humberto Ramirez, Byron Ryono, Beth Davila Waldman, Nathan Oliveira and more!


Standing Figure
Nathan Oliveira (American, 1928–2010), Standing Figure, c. 1960, watercolor on paper, set of 2, 37″ x 30″ framed.
Estimate: $32,000

Complimentary champagne, wine, cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvres and desserts will be served. Admission to the Live Auction — always a sellout event — is reserved for ticket holders.


The San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) is an energetic art space located in downtown San Jose dedicated to making contemporary art accessible and exciting to audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Exhibitions are presented in three galleries that display the most current, relevant and often challenging art from the region, the nation and the world.

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Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Valuation Day | February 17th

Clars will be hosting a Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Valuation Day on February 17th, 10AM–2PM. This event is by appointment only.

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  • Stories & News

St. Francis Yacht Club + Clars

On November 30th, the St. Francis Yacht Club invited Clars Auction Gallery to an evening of Cocktails, Clars & Valuations.

  • Event
  • Stories & News

Valuation Day | PBS KVIE

Clars Auction Gallery is excited to partner with PBS KVIE for this Valuation Day. Join us October 29th!

  • Event
  • Stories & News

Fall Modern + Contemporary Art + Design Post Sale Highlights

The September 16 Modern + Contemporary Art + Design sale at Clars, totaled over $1.3M across 230 lots.

  • Modern + Contemporary
  • Stories & News

Fundraiser | San Francisco Historical Society

Find out what your family treasures are worth! Join us at the San Francisco Historical Society on September 21st, 10 AM – 3 PM PST.

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  • Stories & News

Valuation Day | Lamorinda Village Seniors

Clars Auction Gallery is proud to support the Lamorinda Village through this Valuation Day. Join us September 1st, 10 AM – 2 PM PST.

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Hagerty House Panel Discussion

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Drive, lunch and learn

Hagerty House Friday – August 19th
Ride and Drive 9 – 11AM | Panel and Discussion 11:30AM – 12:30PM | Lunch 12:30 – 2:00PM

Our morning starts out with a ride and drive featuring a 1968 Camaro SS, 1954 BelAir, and 1969 Firebird. Don’t know how to drive stick? No problem! Two of the vehicles are automatic and lots of fun. While waiting for your turn, enjoy grab-n-go breakfast items along with coffee and tea. Later, we will settle in for a panel on The Costliest Mistakes A Collector Can Make. Collecting items of value requires preparation, strategy, and proper risk management. Join Hagerty for a conversation with Clars Gallery and Draneas Law on the six most important factors to consider when advising clients with high value collections. Our panel features Rick Unruh – CEO and President of Clars Gallery, John Draneas – Attorney at Draneas Law, collector car specialist, contributor to John’s Legal Files in Sports Car Market magazine, and Brian Rabold – VP Automotive Intelligence at Hagerty. We will complete the afternoon with a delicious lunch and plenty of time to catch up with old friends..


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Pictured: Brian Rabold, Vice President of Automotive Intelligence: Hagerty; Rick Unruh, CEO and President: Clars Auction Gallery; John H. Draneas, Attorney: Draneas Law.

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Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Valuation Day | February 17th

Clars will be hosting a Fine Jewelry & Timepieces Valuation Day on February 17th, 10AM–2PM. This event is by appointment only.

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  • Stories & News

St. Francis Yacht Club + Clars

On November 30th, the St. Francis Yacht Club invited Clars Auction Gallery to an evening of Cocktails, Clars & Valuations.

  • Event
  • Stories & News

SJICA Benefit Art Auction

Clars Auction Gallery is proud to partner with the ICA of San José in their 2022 Annual Benefit Art Auction, IN THEIR OWN WORDS. Join us November 5th, 5PM.

  • Event
  • Stories & News

Valuation Day | PBS KVIE

Clars Auction Gallery is excited to partner with PBS KVIE for this Valuation Day. Join us October 29th!

  • Event
  • Stories & News

Fall Modern + Contemporary Art + Design Post Sale Highlights

The September 16 Modern + Contemporary Art + Design sale at Clars, totaled over $1.3M across 230 lots.

  • Modern + Contemporary
  • Stories & News

Fundraiser | San Francisco Historical Society

Find out what your family treasures are worth! Join us at the San Francisco Historical Society on September 21st, 10 AM – 3 PM PST.

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