Americana & International - Session One

Upcoming Auction

January 19, 2023 09:00 AM EST Downingtown, PA


Americana & International Auction

Auction Sessions, Dates, Times, and Lots:
Session One - Wednesday, January 18th, 2023 at 9am
Session Two - Thursday, January 19th, 2023 at 9am

Live, phone, absentee, and internet bidding will be available for this auction. Online bidding is available on PookLive!Bidsquare, and Invaluable. All telephone bids must be submitted by Wednesday, October 5th at 12:00 PM. Call (610) 269-4040 to reserve a seat. The buyer's premium for this auction is 25% in-house and 26% online on all three platforms.


Gallery Exhibition in Downingtown, PA:
Saturday, January 14, 2022 - 9am to 1pm
Monday, January 16, 2022 - 10am to 4pm
Tuesday, January 17, 2022 - 10am to 4pm
Wednesday, January 18, 2022 - 8am to 9am (Session One starts at 6PM)
Thursday, January 19, 2022 - 8am to 9am (Session Two starts at 9AM)

Additional Information:

·        Online bidding for this auction is on Bidsquare, Invaluable and PookLive! Please note that Pook & Pook is using multiple online bidding platforms for this auction, as well as offering phone, in-house absentee, and live bidding. When watching the auction online live, please understand that "floor" or "competitive" bid simply means a bid taken from outside of the platform the bidder is currently on. Please also note that notifications of "high bid" only pertain to the platform you are on and do not take into account live, absentee, phone, or other online bids.

·        The buyer's premium is 25% in-house (phone, in-house absentee, and live audience bids) and 26% online (Bidsquare, Invaluable and PookLive!)

·        New clients may pay with cash, check (items released 10 days post-deposit), cashier's check, money order, or bank wire. Established clients may pay with credit card (3.5% fee).

·        All clients picking up in the state of Pennsylvania must pay 6% sales tax unless they have a tax exemption certificate.  

·        For Live Salesroom Auctions, we sell approximately 60-80 lots per hour.  

·        Pook & Pook offers pick-ups at the gallery Monday thru Friday 9AM-4:30 by appointment only. Appointments can be made here

·        Pook & Pook offers in-house shipping on select small items as noted in the online catalog description, and is happy to provide a list of outside shippers for those items it does not ship. 

·        If you have any additional questions about how our auctions work, please call (610) 269-4040 or email

·        To consign to an upcoming auction, please email photographs to or call (610) 269-4040 to speak with an expert.

·        To download the PookLive! app, click here.

Exhibition Times

Downingtown, PA
Sat, Jan 14, 2023 | 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST
Mon, Jan 16, 2023 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EST
Tue, Jan 17, 2023 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EST
Wed, Jan 18, 2023 | 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 | 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM EST

Contact Info

James Pook