Auctioneer Press Release Pook & Pook Inc.

June 13th and 14th 2018 – Online Only Decorative Arts Auction – Pook & Pook, Inc. - Downingtown, PA

Jun 13,2018 | 09:00 EDT By Pook & Pook, Inc

On June 13th and 14th, Pook & Pook, Inc. is hosting yet another one of their ever-popular Online Only Decorative Arts Auction, taking place over the span of two days and exclusively through Bidding for the auction will begin at 9:00am on Wednesday, June 13th with 700 lots selling throughout the day. On Thursday, June 14th the bidding will again open at 9:00am with hundreds more lots to be sold. With over 1,000 lots crossing the block over two days this sale is sure to suit a variety of tastes and budgets. From bronze statues to American furniture to pieced quilts, this sale showcases the exceptional variety and plentiful offerings that Pook & Pook is known for.

Lot 1381, Glenn Pearce, Evening Willows, Oil on canvas; Estimate $200-$300

Wednesday’s sale will begin with an assortment of objects sure to add intrigue to any wall in your home. An ample selection of affordable and charming oil paintings, watercolors, lithographs, mirrors, frames, painted game boards, trade signs, and weathervanes will fill in those empty spaces in your home and highlight your good taste. A large selection of American furniture will follow in sale, with many opportunities to grab the item that speaks to your style.  A couple mid-century modern tub chairs will suit those with more contemporary style, and a selection of hanging cupboards, tea tables and blanket chests will appeal to those with an affinity for the classic Pennsylvania style. Moving your family into a new home? Recent college grad moving into your first place? With hundreds of lots of furniture moving across the block over the two day sale, you are certain to grab a deal on a unique piece for your new space!

Lot 1632, Pennsylvania stained poplar jelly cupboard, 19th Century; Estimate $400-$600

Attractive and beautiful conversation pieces to accent your stylish dwelling are a dime a dozen in this auction. The bulk of this sale is comprised of a near endless selection of Americana smalls, with many chances to get what you want. Bentwood boxes, redware platters, stoneware pitchers and crocks, cast iron door stops and painted decoys are all sure to incite competition amongst eager bidders.  Plus, an unexpected collection of Native American and Inuit art will complement this sale. Inuit carved bone figures, Native American pottery, baskets and beaded items will certainly attract the attention of curious collectors. Those with an affinity for beautiful and wearable art will find the selection of Native American silver and turquoise jewelry particularly compelling.

Lot 1245, Three bentwood band boxes, 19th/20th c; Estimate $80-$120

Bidders with more niche or specific interests will find the smattering of antique toys, or the numerous militaria related items to be more their speed. Collectors of silver and pewter will be eager to place their bids, as will collectors of fine 18th century samplers. From silk to silver, from toleware to redware, June’s auction has a little something for every collector – novice or expert!

By Pook & Pook Inc.