Items procured by Andrew Ford from all over the United States, as well as internationally, can be found in our store. The staff rotates the pieces from both private and public collections on a daily basis to keep the store looking fresh and new. Andrew and his outstanding team are working hard to bring a new level of service and wonder to Historic Downtown Sarasota.
Sarasota Trading Company specializes in a wide variety of furniture, antiques, fine art, lighting, sculptures, and collectibles. Andrew Ford, owner and operator of the company, has a passion for finding the best pieces of art and antiques and sharing those finds with the Gulf Coast of Florida. Andrew also owns Ford Art and Antiques and the Sarasota Estate Auction. The auction is held the last Saturday of every month. To learn more about the auction and the pieces available through there, visit .
- Consistent, honest, and upfront with our clients
- Respectful and attentive to our customers’ needs
- Quality pieces at market value prices
- Trustworthiness in regards to piece’s authenticity
Since he was a little boy, Andrew has always had a passion for collecting and selling. His father was a respected, well-known appraiser and collector in the New England area, and Andrew has followed in his father’s footsteps here in the Sarasota area. He is the owner and operator of Ford Art and Antiques, Sarasota Estate Auction, and Sarasota Trading Company. The desire to continually learn more about each piece of furniture, art, or antique that he encounters is important to Andrew. He loves to share this acquired knowledge with his customers so that they too can enjoy learning more about their future purchase.