Our business philosophy is simple. Be fair, be honest, be direct. Buyers and sellers are the soul of our business and each will be treated with the respect, consideration and gratitude they deserve.
Dovetails LLC is a privately owned company with a worldwide approach to the sale of valuable personal property. We offer both retail consignment (Dovetails llc) and auction services (Auctions Neapolitan & Gallery) as well as onsite Estate and Tag sales together with various Internet selling tools.
We've been helping our clients sell everything but the house for over 20 years. Our servicing area is predominantly Collier County and surrounding areas, but when warranted, we will consider other South Florida locations. We have had a strong online presence since 1997, which has enabled us to build a loyal following of both National and International buyers.
Through those years, we are proud to have offered highly diversified and impressive European, Asian, American & African collections including antique furniture, antique silver, magnificent jade and ivory, fine porcelains, paintings, Tiffany Studios lamps, desk accessories and art glass, bronze and marble sculptures, tapestries, rugs, antique & costume jewelry, vintage and couture ladies wear, clocks, watches, nautical antiques and unique architectural finds.
Our 7,500 sq.ft air conditioned gallery is conveniently located in beautiful downtown Naples, Florida in the heart of the 10th street Design District. We are mere blocks away from some of the finest restaurants, galleries and hotels that Naples has to offer. (To read more about the Naples, Florida Design District, click here.)
Auctions Neapolitan & Gallery is licensed through the Florida Department of Professional Regulation (lic. ab2220.) Kathleen M. Pica is our Florida licensed auctioneer (lic. au2641) and founder of the company.
Kathleen has almost 30 years experience buying and selling antiques, fine artand valuable personal property. She actively participates in educational seminars and fundraisers for some of Naples finest philanthropic and social organizations.
Our reputation is impeccable, our commitment to our clients unmatched, and references are available upon request.
If you are considering selling items from your personal collection, downsizing, or if you are assisting in the liquidation of tangible estate assets, we can help. Our consultations are free of charge and can be arranged by appointment. For more information about our acquistion services click here.
About our neighborhood, the 10th Street Design District
in Naples, FL. (From the Naples Daily News Citifest Program)
Years ago, when the train came through town, it stopped at the Naples Depot at 10th Street and 5th Ave South. Since the train brought most of the goods into town, it was only natural that service businesses would “set up shop” near the Depot. And thus Naples’ first industrial district was born!
The train last ran in the early 1970s, but The Seaboard Air Line Railway passenger station, Collier County's newest historical museum, has recently undergone an amazing restoration. Our Depot welcomes visitors back to the railroading boom days of the Roaring Twenties and explains how generations of Southwest Floridians used technology and transportation to conquer a vast and seemingly impenetrable frontier. The Naples Depot Museum is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is conveniently located in downtown Naples newly revitalized 10th Street Design District.
The 10th Street Design District, which lies between 7th Avenue North and 5th Avenue South and between US 41 and Goodlette Frank Road, is a lovely, easily-accessible, pedestrian-friendly neighborhood of businesses anchored by The Naples Depot. Our neighborhood is traditionally known as the downtown district for friendly, family-owned local businesses that cater to the needs of Naples’ residents
The 10th Street Design District in Naples, Florida features numerous shops specializing in home décor and hobbies, as well as many service-related businesses and unique restaurants. Whether you need car repair, dog-grooming, a delicious meal, or simply want to enjoy a day shopping for unique furniture and accessories, you’ll find it in the 10th Street Design District. Stop in while you're in the neighborhood. We’d love to meet you!