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DoneSat, May 4, 2019 3:00 PM GMT
Auburn, IN, USA

The Guyton Collection - St Louis Day 1

Automobilia - 23% Buyer's Premium Cars - 14%/12% Buyer's Premium RM Sotheby's is honored to announce that it will present the esteemed Guyton Collection, comprising the cars and automobilia of the late Mr. Fred Guyton, entirely without reserve. Set for 4?5 May at the collection site in St. Louis, Missouri, the auction will present Mr. Guyton's 60 Veteran, Brass, and Classic Era automobiles alongside hundreds of pieces of automobilia and collectibles. A beloved fixture of the collector car hobby, Mr. Guyton was well known and respected within collecting and car club circles, having amassed his renowned collection over more than four decades. After graduating from the University of Illinois College of Fine & Applied Arts in 1961 with a Bachelor of Architecture, Fred Guyton spent a year in the Peace Corps before his induction into the U.S. Army, where he served as a helicopter pilot. After discharge, Fred moved to St. Louis and began his illustrious career as an architect, which culminated in his co-founding of the world-renowned architectural firm Peckham Guyton Albers & Viets, Inc. (PGAV), where he continued to work until his passing in 2018. During Fred's 35 years as Chairman of PGAV, he led the development of landmark projects around the globe, including Busch Gardens Williamsburg & Tampa, Anheuser-Busch World Headquarters, and Universal Studios Theme Parks. Mr. Guyton was a proud St. Louisan, active in civic works, and was appointed by a succession of St. Louis Mayors to numerous posts of local importance.