Annual Maine Summer Auction

Monday, August 21st, 2017 1:00 pm


Previews: Sunday August 20 th 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Day of Auction 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Rockland Elks Lodge, 210 Rankin Street, Rockland, Maine

We are pleased again this year to offer another fresh estate auction of antiques, paintings, silver, and many other items of interest, all gathered from prominent Maine estates and collections. We have several antiques from the Wooster Farm on North Haven, Maine, summer home of Frank W. Benson (many photographed in the Benson House archive), Imperial silk pieces and more from the Chinese collectors Richard B. Hobart and his wife Janet Elliott Hobart, a pencil drawing by Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009) of Sue Call (model for the tempera Beauty Mark), an important 7 foot harvest table, rare New England corner cupboard in orange/salmon paint, fresh to the market painting by Juho Rissanen (1873-1950) of a young lady starting a fire, other artists are Willem de Kooning, Maurice Prendergast, A. Lassell Ripley and more, also 19 th century Native American beaded bandolier, several good frakturs, fresh to market 6 mast schooner painting from an Islesboro, Maine estate, rare photographs of Iwo-Jima by famed WW2 photographer Joe Rosenthal along with undiscovered views of the island from the lens of John Whitehouse. Other highlights include a wonderful palace carpet, early American and English antiques, Folk Art, collectibles, and more!!!

Please join us this year at the summer auction to help complete auction week in Maine.



Directions: Take Rte. 1A by-pass in Rockland on Broadway and follow auction signs at Rankin Street





Bruce Gamage, Jr.
Antique Estate Auctioneer, Maine License #AR480
467 Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841
Tel: 207-594-4963 Fax: 207-594-0674