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Schwenke Auctioneers is a well-regarded auction company founded by acknowledged antique expert Thomas Schwenke and located in historic Woodbury, Connecticut - nationally known as The Antiques Capital of Connecticut. Woodbury is convenient to all major east coast cities, is home to several fine antique shops, and boasts several first class restaurants, inns and spas, all nestled in the scenic area known as the Litchfield Hills. Since inception in May of 2009, Schwenke Auctioneers has held over eighty major catalog auctions and sold many thousands of individual auction lots for a total gross selling price of several million dollars. We are considered a regional auction house and our results for important items are consistently on a par with major international auction houses due to the market acceptance of our carefully developed internet auction platform. We endeavor to provide the ultimate in personalized auction services for both buyers and sellers, with primary effort being given to maximizing property values for our consignors through careful research, aggressive marketing and rigorous administrative practices. Our sales results for important items are consistently on a par with major international auction houses due to global market acceptance of our thoughtfully developed and professionally maintained internet auction platform. Our auctions are broadcast on the internet and we offer in-house absentee and phone bidding. We typically have auctions every two/three months. Our auctions include American, English, French, Asian, Mid-Century Modern and contemporary decorative arts, as well as couture items, jewelry, silver, fine arts (paintings, prints, sculpture and bronzes) and oriental carpets. Most of our property sells in a range from $1000 to $25,000, but top lots have exceeded $350,000. We have the resources to purchase individual items and estates and collections if and as required to achieve a seller's objectives. We have free appraisal and auction evaluation days every Friday at our gallery from 11am to 3pm. An appointment is suggested but not mandatory. Our compensation for services is a commission at rates competitive with other regional auction houses, and our commissions are all inclusive in that we do not charge for photography or insurance. Founder, owner and principal auctioneer Thomas Schwenke has over 45 years of "hands-on" experience in all aspects of buying, selling and appraising antiques and fine and decorative arts. He is a nationally recognized expert and an acknowledged authority in American furniture and has exhibited in all of the country's leading antique shows. Recently he has successfully completed the examination for Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice as specified by the United States Government. We have an experienced and highly qualified in-house staff of appraisers and category specialists, and also have established relationships with dozens of appraisal specialists who frequently assist in valuing specialized objects or collections. We welcome the opportunity to assist or advise you. For more information, call us at 203-266-0323 or email info@woodburyauction.com or view the Buy/Sell section of our website.
 
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Mail/Payments: PO Box 957. Woodbury, CT 06798
Auction Gallery & Pickup Location - 710 Main St. South
Woodbury, CT, CT 06798
USA
203.266.0323
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Bidder Reviews for Schwenke Auctioneers (97)

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Greene, NY
Mar 27, 2020
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Barry, Illinois
Jan 20, 2020
Jonathan
Waltham, MA
Dec 12, 2019
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Durham, New Hampshire
Dec 12, 2019
Michael
Rockfall, CT
Dec 11, 2019
Kristin
Litchfield, CT
Dec 11, 2019
Honey
New York, NY
Dec 11, 2019
Gary
Malverne, NY
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Past Auctions from Schwenke Auctioneers

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Started Feb 29, 2020 12:00 PM EST
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Started Nov 20, 2019 6:00 PM EST
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Started Aug 28, 2019 6:00 PM EDT
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Started May 22, 2019 10:00 AM EDT
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Started Feb 27, 2019 6:00 PM EST
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Started Nov 30, 2018 11:00 AM EST
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Started Oct 10, 2018 11:00 AM EDT
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Started Aug 14, 2018 11:00 AM EDT
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Started Jun 06, 2018 1:00 PM EDT
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Started Apr 11, 2018 5:00 PM EDT
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Started Jan 31, 2018 6:00 PM EST
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Started Nov 16, 2017 12:00 PM EST
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Started Sep 27, 2017 10:00 AM EDT
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Started Jun 14, 2017 10:00 AM EDT
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Started Apr 26, 2017 11:00 AM EDT
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Started Mar 29, 2017 1:00 PM EDT
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Started Feb 22, 2017 11:00 AM EST
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Started Dec 04, 2016 11:00 AM EST
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Started Oct 02, 2016 11:00 AM EDT
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Started Jun 26, 2016 11:00 AM EDT
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Started Apr 24, 2016 11:00 AM EDT
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Started Feb 28, 2016 11:00 AM EST
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Started Nov 22, 2015 11:00 AM EST
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Started Oct 04, 2015 11:00 AM EDT
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