Dan Fogelberg’s Maine Estate Collection to be Auctioned by Thomaston Place Auction Galleries - Thomaston Auction
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Thomaston, ME 04861
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June 5, 2024

Dan Fogelberg’s Maine Estate Collection to be Auctioned by Thomaston Place Auction Galleries

Experience the Legacy of Dan Fogelberg

Thomaston, ME – On June 28, 29, and 30, 2024, Thomaston Place Auction Galleries will offer a remarkable selection of items from the Deer Isle, ME estate of the late musician Dan Fogelberg (1951-2007). This exclusive auction presents a unique opportunity to own a piece of Fogelberg’s eclectic collection, reflecting his diverse artistic tastes and rich life experiences.

“We're honored to have the opportunity to handle Fogelberg’s amazing collections from his home in Maine.”  

Kaja Veilleux, Thomaston Place owner and auctioneer

Fogelberg, renowned for hits like “Same Old Lang Syne,” “Leader of the Band,” “Longer,” and “Run for the Roses,” was a versatile multi-instrumentalist. He achieved great success with seven platinum albums and was inducted into multiple halls of fame, including the Colorado Music Hall of Fame in 2017. Fogelberg's deep connection to Maine is immortalized in his song “The Reach,” a beloved tribute to the state's coastal life.

Highlights of the Auction

The auction will feature a wide array of exquisite items, including:

About Thomaston Place Auction Galleries

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries is Northern New England’s premier international auction company, known for discovering antique and fine art treasures. The gallery offers free appraisals each Tuesday, organizes fundraising events for civic and charitable organizations, and provides house call appraisal services. Their expertise in antiques and fine art has earned them a stellar reputation among buyers, collectors, and experts worldwide.

How to Bid In A Live Auction

Bidding in the live auction is accessible and convenient for everyone. You can participate in live in-person bidding at the Gallery, or opt for remote bidding options such as telephone, absentee, or online bidding. To place a bid online, visit www.live.thomastonauction.com and register for an account. Once registered and approved for bidding, browse the virtual catalog, choose the items you're interested in, and select your bid. Feel free to call 207-354-8141 with anu auction or bidding questions.

We are excited to have you join our upcoming auction! Here’s a quick guide on how you can participate in the bidding process:

1. Phone or Absentee Bidding (Recommended):

  • In Person Registration: Visit our front desk to register for phone or absentee bidding.
  • Register By Email: Complete the registration form, then either scan or take a photo of it and email it back to us. Alternatively, you can call us at 207-354-8141 to provide the necessary information over the phone.
    • Phone Bidding: Choose your desired lots and specify your highest bid amount. During the live auction, we will call you just before your item is up for bid, allowing you to bid in real-time through one of our staff members acting as your proxy.
    • Absentee Bidding: If you can’t attend the live auction, our staff will bid on your behalf based on your provided preferences.
    • In-Person Visits: You are also welcome to visit the Gallery in person during the auction dates to experience the event firsthand and get assistance with your bids. Visiting us during the auction preview to register will save time on the day of the action and ensure you are registered and approved well in advance.

Please Note: The buyer's premium for bids placed through the front desk is 20%.

2. Online Bidding:

  • Creating an Account: Visit this page to create a new account.
  • Registration: Follow the steps to set up your account. We will process your registration within a few days and email you with your initial bid approval amount.
  • Placing a Bid: Log in to your account, explore the auction, select the item you wish to bid on, click “Leave Bid,” and complete the bid details.

Please Note: The buyer's premium for online bids is 25%, which includes the cost of the online bidding platform.

If you have any questions or need further assistance, please call us at 207-354-8141. Here's a direct link to the items from the Dan Fogelberg Estate.

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