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A Curated Auction of the Stuff Men Like!

A Curated Auction of the Stuff Men Like!

Recent news stories have reported that the gap in Mother’s Day and Father’s Day spending continues to widen. Only once since 2002 has Father’s Day spending per person exceeded Mother’s Day spending. In support of dads everywhere, Witherell’s is offering its first...
The American West at Auction

The American West at Auction

Coming in May On May 17, Witherell’s is presenting a live auction full of diverse treasures spanning the history of the American West.     For California history buffs there are several highlights Take a look at the framed John Sutter (1803-1880) and James...
Inaugural 3rd Thursday Discovery Auction

Inaugural 3rd Thursday Discovery Auction

My last post introduced Witherell’s newest auction concept – 3rd Thursday Discovery. If that information piqued your interest, the diversity of product available in this auction will definitely get you to take a closer look. Bidding for all items starts at $5 and...
3rd Thursday Discovery Auction

3rd Thursday Discovery Auction

As a designer for over 25 years, I like to joke that I shop for a living. I sense a good value and have an ability to discern legitimate sellers. With the ease of price comparing on the internet, but the challenge of identifying reputable sources, I have found it more...
Hygge Heaven: The Estate of Barbara and Norman Beal

Hygge Heaven: The Estate of Barbara and Norman Beal

Witherell’s Beal Estate Auction on March 15, 2018 is hygge heaven. What’s that you ask?  In 2017, the term “hygge” started popping up everywhere. Pronounced “hoo-guh”, it is derived from a sixteenth century Norwegian term “hugga” meaning “to comfort” which is related...