Articles by Carol Achterhof

 
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Circa 1870 American carved wooden figure of 'Jim Crow' or 'Daddy Rice' that sold for $157,950 at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries' Winter Auction on Feb. 11 & 12

Folk Art Fires Up Bidders at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on February 11 & 12

By Carol Achterhof on March 17, 2017, at 11:25 a.m.
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Thomaston Place Auction Galleries’ Online-Only Live Auction, Wednesday, March 29, 2017

By Carol Achterhof on March 16, 2017, at 8:48 a.m.
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Circa 1770 Newport, RI  Townsend & Goddard  block and shell mahogany chest, one of many fine pieces of American furniture to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on February 11 & 12

Outstanding Americana Collection Featured at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Winter 2017 Auction

By Carol Achterhof on Jan. 17, 2017, at 3:27 p.m.
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18th Century Newport, RI Townsend & Goddard block and shell mahogany chest, one of many fine antiques to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on February 11 & 12

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Winter 2017 Fine Art & Antiques Auction

By Carol Achterhof on Jan. 12, 2017, at 3:49 p.m.
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A sampling of the many items available in Thomaston Place Auction Galleries' Winter Timed Online Auction, now thru January 11

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries’ Winter Online Timed Auction – Now thru January 11!

By Carol Achterhof on Jan. 05, 2017, at 9:52 a.m.
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Oil painting by Thomas Buttersworth (UK, 1768-1842), "English Man-of-War Forming Up the Straits of Dover", one of many fine paintings to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on November 18, 19 & 20

Items for Connoisseurs and Collectors at Thomaston Place Auction on Nov. 18, 19 & 20

By Carol Achterhof on Oct. 28, 2016, at 10:49 a.m.
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Oil on canvas painting by Thomas Buttersworth (UKm 1768-1842), "English Man-of-War Forming Up in the Straits of Dover", one of many fine paintings to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on November 18, 19 & 20

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Fall Fine Art, Antique & Collector’s Choice Auction

By Carol Achterhof on Oct. 26, 2016, at 11:14 a.m.
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A wide variety of items on offer in Thomaston Place Auction Galleries' Summer Online Timed Auction - now through Sept. 14

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Summer Online Timed Auction – Now thru September 14

By Carol Achterhof on Sept. 07, 2016, at 10:40 a.m.
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Percy Sanborn's oil on canvas portrait of the Ship "P.R. Hazeltine", built at Belfast, ME, 1876, one of many fine marine paintings to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Summer Fine Art & Antique Auction on August 27, 28 & 29

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Summer 2016 Fine Art & Antique Auction

By Carol Achterhof on Aug. 12, 2016, at 3:14 p.m.
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James Edward Buttersworth's "The Start of the Great Transatlantic Yacht Race", one of many fine works of marine art to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on August 27, 28 & 29

A Bounty of Marine and Maine Art at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on August 27-29

By Carol Achterhof on Aug. 12, 2016, at 3:06 p.m.
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Circa 1st Century BC Greek gold and emerald ring that sold for $152,100 at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on May 21

Ancient Ring Catches $152K at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries’ Spring Sale

By Carol Achterhof on June 09, 2016, at 9:08 a.m.
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A sampling of the diverse array of items on offer through Thomaston Place Auction Galleries' Spring Online Timed Auction - May 24 - June 7

Variety Rules for Thomaston Place Auction Galleries’ Spring Online Timed Auction – May 24 – June 7

By Carol Achterhof on May 24, 2016, at 9:38 a.m.
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Oil on canvas portrait of Abraham Lincoln that brought $3,300

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Online-Only Auction Clicks with Bidders

By Carol Achterhof on March 03, 2016, at 11:53 a.m.
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Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Online Timed Auction, Now Thru March 1!

By Carol Achterhof on Feb. 26, 2016, at 4:31 p.m.
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Carrera marble sculpture by Chauncey Bradley Ives (NY/CT, 1810-1894), “Undine Rising from the Water”, that sold for $105,300

Sculptures Carve Out Winning Results at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Winter Sale

By Carol Achterhof on Feb. 22, 2016, at 2:14 p.m.
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A Sweetheart of a Sale at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on February 13 and 14

By Carol Achterhof on Jan. 14, 2016, at 10:47 a.m.
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"Fish Hawk, Male, Falco Hallaetus", hand colored lithograph by John J. Audubon, one of 1,200 fine items to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on Feb. 13 & 14

A Sweetheart of a Sale at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on February 13 and 14

By Carol Achterhof on Jan. 14, 2016, at 10:38 a.m.
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Tempera & watercolor painting by Andrew Newell Wyeth depicting 'The Mall' in Thomaston, one of many fine paintings to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on Nov. 14 & 15

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Fall 2015 Fine Art & Antiques Auction

By Carol Achterhof on Oct. 16, 2015, at 11:30 a.m.
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1996 China Panda gold and silver 500-Yuan coin that sold for $36,800 at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Annual Coin Auction on September 13

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Flips 100 Coins Per Hour at Annual Coin Auction

By Carol Achterhof on Oct. 02, 2015, at 2:28 p.m.
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Watercolor and ink on paper painting by Andrew Wyeth entitled "Bert's Cabin" that sold for 138,000

Bidders Battle for Art at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Summer Sale on August 29 & 30

By Carol Achterhof on Sept. 04, 2015, at 3:25 p.m.