Hindman originated in Chicago and continues to serve Chicago and the Midwest with an unyielding focus on client service. As one of the nation’s premier fine art auction houses, we are proud to continue to offer our expertise to benefit Chicago and the surrounding Midwest communities. Please contact our office for complimentary auction estimates, sale inquiries and estate services.


Hindman provides full auction and estate services for a national clientele. Chicago is home to specialists in all departments including, among others, Fine Art, Jewelry, Furniture and Decorative Arts, Modern Design, Luxury Accessories and Couture. Our Chicago office accepts consignments for over 100 auctions a year reaching a global audience of collectors. Notable local sales have included Property from the Oprah Winfrey Collections as well as the contents of two of Chicago’s iconic former sports arenas, Chicago Stadium and Comiskey Park.

Molly E. Gron

National Director, Trusts and Estates

Molly E. Gron is the National Director of Trusts and Estates at Hindman, joining the firm in 2015.

She manages and develops relationships with trust officers, fiduciaries, estate planning attorneys and professional advisors across the country. Prior to joining Hindman, she worked at Bonhams in New York for several years in the American Art Department. Ms. Gron holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Villanova University, M.A. in Art Business from the Sotheby’s Institute, and a J.D. from DePaul University College of Law. During her tenure at Hindman, she has been involved in securing property from many estates and collections including an Early Ming Bowl, The Lost Inverted Jenny 79 Collection and the Property from a Private Western Art Collection sold to benefit a major institution.

Molly E. Gron

National Director, Trusts and Estates
Molly Gron

Alyssa D. Quinlan

Chief Business Development Officer

Alyssa Quinlan is Chief Business Development Officer at Hindman.

She returns to Hindman following nearly two decades of experience in wealth management, art advising and appraisal with nationally renowned firms. Quinlan held the position of Director of Business Development and head of Trusts & Estates for Leslie Hindman Auctioneers in 2003. After joining the Chicago office of J.P. Morgan in 2010 in their Private Bank, she opened the Chicago branch of international appraisal firm Gurr Johns in 2016, expanding their presence throughout the Midwest and Texas. As Chief Business Development Officer for Hindman, Quinlan will oversee business development efforts nationally, in tandem with the firm’s ongoing expansion in locations, services and expertise. She has served as an auctioneer for charitable organizations including Special Olympics, Children’s Home & Aid and is also an active member of the Women’s Board of Ravinia, Art Table and The Arts Club of Chicago.

Alyssa D. Quinlan

Chief Business Development Officer
Alyssa Quinlan

Hindman Chicago

1338 West Lake Street
Chicago, Illinois

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      Auction Specialists

      Alyssa D. Quinlan

      Chief Business Development Officer

      Molly E. Gron

      National Director, Trusts and Estates

      Briar Koehl

      Business Development Senior Associate, Museum Services

      Miranda Maxfield

      Business Development Senior Associate

      Complimentary Auction Estimates​

      You are welcome to submit itemselectronically or to contact any of our offices directly.​​

      Our specialists are eager to help you learn more about your collection and current auction sale estimates. ​

      To begin an estimate, our specialists will need:​

      • At least 3 photos​
      • Detailed description​
      • Details on signatures or marks

      Chicago is currently accepting consignments for upcoming auctions. To request an electronic evaluation of your property, click the button below and begin the consignment process now.