N.C. Wyeth painting, $253,000, Thomaston
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An oil on linen painting by N.C. Wyeth, signed in the upper left corner and titled The Great Blue Heron, sold for $253,000 at an annual Summer Auction held August 25-26 by Thomaston Place Auction Galleries in Thomaston, ME. Also, a painting by Andrew George Winter (Am., 1893-1958), titled Happy Lobstering Ground, Whitehead Island, Lower Penobscot Bay, signed and dated 1940, realized $54,050; and a ladies’ 18 carat white gold ring with large, natural, oval-shaped emerald in the center hit $34,500. Prices include a 15 percent buyer’s premium.