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Top lots from different sessions had an interesting connection during the sale held by Garth’s in Delaware, Ohio, on May 12 and 13. The link—longtime collections. While high-quality items remained in demand, the event underscored the added appeal of desirable antiques that have been in private hands for decades.

The au...

Analyze the country Americana sale held in Delaware, Ohio, by Garth’s Auctions on March 18, and three things stick out. 1) When it comes to furniture, sometimes brown is beautiful. 2) In an already soft market for Oriental rugs, too much is certainly not a good thing. 3) People throw away the darndest things.

The brown...

The first sale each year for Garth’s Auctions in Delaware, Ohio, tends to be not only a mixed affair but also a mouthful. Described by the company as offering “American Antiques and European & Asian Furniture & Decorative Arts,” the January 14 event included all the above, but the day belonged largely to the American...

There’s no shame in admitting that the Americana sale held by Garth’s on March 19 in Delaware, Ohio, wasn’t the company’s best offering. Good material, yes. Solid antiques, absolutely. Best stuff ever? Not so much.

Amelia Jeffers, president of Garth’s, put it in perspective. “I’m a collector. Every piece in my house is...

May 3, 2016

On May 14 at 10 am, the doors will open to the historic barn occupied by Garth’s Auctioneers & Appraisers for over 60 years to an Americana auction featuring the 10th Annual Ohio Valley Auction. Nearly 700 lots of furniture, pottery and porcelain, artwork and historic and decorative objects from the 18th, 19th and 20t...

April 29, 2016

 

At first glance, it’s a simple drawing of the old family farm.  Your grandparents sentimentally tucked it away in the attic; occasionally bringing it out to reminisce, fascinated by the details and comparing it to the way the farm looks today.  You’ve often wondered about the artist - someone who had the patience to...

 

Paint played a pivotal role during the 55th annual Thanksgiving Americana sale held by Garth’s Auctions on November 27, 2015, in Delaware, Ohio. Not that anyone was surprised. Garth’s is known for great pieces in early paint, and on Black Friday color was king.

 

Topping the sale was a document box with its original de...

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When awonderful day of family and food is followed by a fantastic day of selling beautiful antiques; being thankful is a given. Garth’s Auctions’ 55th Annual Thanksgiving Americana & Fine Art Auction held Friday, November 28 was a stellar alternative to any Black Friday brick and mortar frenzy.

 

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January 11, 2016

“Buy only what you love”, were the oft-heard words of longtime Americana dealer and collector Elinor Meugniot of Clive, Iowa. On January 16, 2016, Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers is proud to kick off the new year with a two-session auction featuring Meugniot’s fine Americana Collection (290 lots), and an assortment o...

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Some of the Black Friday shopping crowd could be found at Garth’s Auctioneers and Appraisers on Friday, November 27, for the company’s 55th annual Thanksgiving sale. Traditionally the material slated for the Thanksgiving sale has been more formal, but this year’s catalog was full of country furniture...

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