Skinner monthly Discovery auctions are approachable and keenly followed by seasoned and novice buyers alike for their affordability and diverse, eclectic offerings. A recent Country Americana auction featured a broad and eclectic selection of 18th, 19th, and 20th-century furniture, folk art, ceramics, metalwork, fine art, and textiles. Department specialist Kyle Johnson weighs-in on some of the areas where he saw strong auction results.
Six Graduated Painted Firkins, 19th century (Lot 18, Sold for: $1,599)
Six Graduated Painted Firkins, 19th century
This group of six graduated buckets hammered for $1,300, outperforming the expected $600-800 estimate.… Read More