2016 Equine Art, Antique and Rare Book Auction
The 2016 auction will be held during the Lexington Junior League Horse Show on Saturday July 9, 2016 at 12:00 Noon at the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds at the Kentucky Horse Park.
The pieces will be availabe for preview Wednesday July 6 – Friday July 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m and on the morning of Saturday July 9 from 9:00 a.m. – 12 Noon. The Museum will accept bids in person or by phone with advance arrangement. Results from all past auctions can be viewed on our website, www.asbmuseum.org.
The Museum publishes a quality four-color catalog for this sale that is distributed online and by mail to thousands of interested buyers. The auction is also marketed in the industry’s trade publications and via social media. If you need more information or would like to receive an auction catalog, please contact the Museum at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 859-259-2746.
Historic Saddlebred artifacts, rare books, equine jewelry and collectibles are also welcome. A committee selects approximately 60 items each year for inclusion, trying to ensure a variety in media, (original oils, watercolors, pastels, gouaches, charcoals, acrylics, as well as bronzes, sculptures in other media, vintage posters, lithographs, serigraphs, limited edition prints, vintage photographs, stained glass and mixed media) subject matter and pricing. The goal is for everyone to find something of interest!