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Downingtown, PA, United States
DoneMon, Jul 17, 2017 1:00 PM GMT

Estate of a Pennsylvania Gentleman

Additional Information: On Monday, July 17th, Pook & Pook, Inc. presents a small specialty auction of the estate of a Pennsylvania gentleman. Containing around two hundred lots, the online-only sale includes a wide variety of fine art, with works from George Bertrand Mitchell, Tyrone Power, and J. Winthrop Andrews, amongst others. The gentleman?s sporting pursuits, car racing and sailing, will also be represented. Several ship models will cross the auction block, as will multiple automobile-themed pieces. Interested bidders can register online and can contact info@pookandpook.com or (610) 269-4040 with any questions. Gallery preview will be offered July 12th-14th, from 10:00am-4:00pm, and the auction will begin promptly at 9:00am EST on July 17th. Online Only Auctions at Pook & Pook are live auctions, not timed auctions. They run just like a regular salesroom auction with the lots being sold one at a time in lot number order. The only difference is that there are no bidders in the salesroom or on the phones. All bidding, both live and absentee, is taking place online through online bidding platforms. You can leave absentee bids up until a few minutes before an item sells. You can also bid live when the item crosses the auction block. Once the item is live, outbid notices cease. When the bidding slows down, a fair warning is given and a five second countdown begins. If nobody clicks bid during that five second countdown, the clerk then clicks ?sold?. If someone does click bid, the countdown clock resets itself to five seconds and the countdown begins again. For the Online Only Auctions, we sell approximately 150 lots per hour. If you have any additional questions about how our Online Only Auctions work, please call (610) 269-4040 or email info@pookandpook.com. The buyer?s premium for this auction is 25%.