Auctioneers, Appraisers and Advisors


Louis Grande

Louis W. Grande, Esq, is a noted antiquarian and twenty five year collector of American Folk art. He has extensive knowledge, experience and market expertise in the field of early Americana. Louis has worked with estate executors, fiduciary advisers and private clients. He has arranged for the sale of items or entire collections for clients interested in privacy, immediacy and flexibility.

Jeffrey Shore

Jeffrey Shore has been active in a variety of antique disciplines for over 30 years. He has worked in such disparate fields as Classical, early European, Islamic, Asian art, and natural history, and has exhibited at antique shows and Asian art fairs in the United States as well as Europe. In addition, he has cataloged numerous New England auctions. As a long time and passionate collector, as well as a dealer, Jeff brings a valuable perspective to our business.

Our Story

Circa Auction Gallery is a privately owned auction company located in the historic City of Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Circa’s principals have over 50 years in combined experience in the antique trade. We have built a strong reputation for knowledge and experience in handling quality estate property and work with estates, museums, businesses and individuals throughout the North East to bring you the finest in fresh antiques. In addition to expert auctions, Circa Auction Gallery offers appraisals and assistance with estate planning and settlement. At the Circa Auction Gallery we know that your collection is personal. Whether you are investing or divesting, we handle your items as if they were our own. The world is our marketplace. Come see the very best in fine art, decorative arts, sculpture, porcelain, glass, silver, clocks, Asian art, antiquities, fine estate jewelry, French, Continental and American antique furniture at our next auction.