Cincinnati is home to Cowan’s Auctions, which joined the Hindman family in 2019. For over 20 years, Cowan’s has been the premier auction houses in the Ohio Valley and established itself as a national leader in the American Indian and Western Art, American History and Historic Firearms and Militaria categories. Please contact our office for information on our monthly evaluation day or for sale inquiries and estate services.


The Cincinnati location is staffed by more than 35 specialists in the categories of American Indian and Western Art, American History, Historic Firearms and Militaria, Prehistoric Art, Fine Art, Jewelry, Furniture and Decorative Arts, Asian Works of Art, Modern Design, and more. From our salesroom located mere minutes from the Northside District, we hold over 50 auctions a year across all categories reaching a global audience of collectors. We are always accepting exceptional consignments and provide estate and institutional services to clients across the country.

Lee Lindner

Business Development Director, Cincinnati

Lee Lindner is the Business Development Director for Hindman’s Cincinnati office.

In this role, she manages and develops relationships with collectors, trust and estate professionals and museum specialists throughout the Midwest region to provide estate, appraisal and consignment services. 

Lee joins Hindman with a decade of experience in the art industry. After beginning her career at Christie’s in New York, she returned home to Cincinnati in 2014 and was the Director of Miller Gallery. For the last four years, she worked at the Cincinnati Art Museum as the Associate Director of Donor Engagement. 

Lee has served on the ArtsWave Young Professional Committee, the Hat’s Off Luncheon YP Committee, the High Hopes Auxiliary Committee, the Cincinnati Country Day School Alumni Council and co-chaired the Kenzie’s Closet Girls Night Out Fundraiser.  She is currently on the planning committee for the Cincinnati Art Museum’s Summer Fundraiser.  Lee is a graduate of Skidmore College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Arts Administration.

Lee Lindner

Business Development Director, Cincinnati
Lee Linder

Hindman Cincinnati

6270 Este Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio

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Opening Hours

  • Monday – Friday9am – 5pm
  • Because our employees are working remotely, purchased lots may be unavailable for shipping for longer than normal or until normal operations resume. Purchased lots will not be available for in-person pick-up. Storage fees during this period will be waived. Please contact  

    for all inquiries.

Upcoming Appraisal Days

  • Virtual ConsultationsJune 11
  • Jewelry & Timepieces

Auction Specialists

Lee Lindner

Business Development Director, Cincinnati

Katie Horstman

Director, American History

Kaylan Gunn

Business Manager, American History

Katie Benedict

Specialist, American History

Danica Farnand

Director, American Indian

Kirstie Craven

Business Manager, Fine & Decorative Art

Jack Lewis

Director, Historic Firearms & Militaria

Bill Lewis

Business Manager, Historic Firearms & Militaria

Andrew Clinard

Specialist, Historic Firearms & Militaria

Emily Payne

Specialist, Historic Manuscripts

Erin Rust

Senior Specialist, Prehistoric Art

Complimentary Auction Estimates​

You are welcome to submit items electronically 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

Cincinnati is currently accepting consignments for upcoming auctions. Visit our auction evaluation page for more information and begin the consignment process now.