Chet Reneson (b. 1934)

Chet Reneson (b. 1934)

Press

Natural Selections
Western Art Collector, July 2015

Sporting Sale 2015 Auction Preview
American Fine Art Magazine, July/August 2015

Sporting Art and Decoys Pop at Copley Auction 2013
Antiques and the Arts Online, January 2013

Americana Week 2013
Maine Antique Digest, January 2013

Snowballing Sales
Western Art Collector, January 2013

Rungius Painting Top-Selling Item
Live Auctioneers, November 2012

Copley Summer Sale Sets Records
Hunting & Fishing Collectibles Magazine, October 2012

Big Apple Hosts Winter Decoy Auctions
Decoy Magazine, September 2012

Massachusetts Merganser Ignites the Crowd at Copley's Annual Summer "Sporting Sale"
Decoy Magazine, July 2012

Summer Sizzle
Decoy Magazine, May 2012

National Antique Decoy Show
Decoy Magazine, March 2012

East Coast Decoy Collectors Buy, Sell, and Swap Meet
Decoy Magazine, March 2012

Copley's Winter Sale Hits $1.9 Million
Antiques And The Arts Weekly, February 2012 

Swan Decoy May Earn $120K
Antique Trader, January 2012

Decoys and Sporting Art Fly High at Copley Fine Arts Auctions Sale
Antiques and the Arts, August 2011

In Full Swing
Western Art Collector, July 2011

Hammered Down
Antiques Journal, April 2011

Kenos First New York City Auction Successful
Maine Antique Digest, March 2011

First Copley Fine Art Auction In NYC a Resounding Success
Western Art Collector, March 2011

New York debut delights Copley
Boston Globe, February 2011

Sporting Success, 2010 Copley Sporting Sale Experiences Strong Results and Sets World Records
Western Art Collector, 2010

Links to sporting and spirit worlds
Boston Globe, January 2011

Decoys Sell Well in the City
Maine Antique Digest, 2011

The Art of Sport
Western Art Collector, 2010

Publisher's Note
Decoy Magazine

Bidding on Brushstrokes and Birds
Boston Globe, August 2010

Copley and Keno kick off Americana Week
Maine Antique Digest, November 2010

The cream rises to the top at Copley's inaugural New York City auction
Decoy Magazine, November/December 2010

Long Decoys Sell at Historic $4.1 Million Sale
Maine Antique Digest, September 2009

World Record Prices Set at Copley Fine Art Auctions' Sporting Sale
Antique Trader, August 2009

Six Decoys Sell For $1.8 Million At Copley Fine Art Auctions
Antiques and the Arts Online, August 2009

American Paintings, Prints & Books Set To Hit Copley's Auction Block
Antiques and the Arts, July 2009

Copley to Sell Harry V. Long's Decoys by Crowell
Maine Antique Digest, June 2009

Copley to auction 'Magnificent Seven' Crowell Decoys
Sporting Classics, May/June Auction Preview

Discoveries: Crowell Decoys at Copley Fine Art Auctions
Antiques & Fine Art Magazine, Summer 2009

Publishers Note: A Decoy Tradition
Decoy Magazine, March/April 2009

Special Crowell Decoys to be in Copley Summer Sporting Sale
Hunting & Fishing Collectibles Magazine, March/April 2009

Magnificent Seven - Decoys By A. Elmer Crowell To Be Offered
Antiques and the Arts, March 2009

Publishers Note: A pretty darn good year
Decoy Magazine, 2008 Year in Review

Sporting Art Tops Copley Auction
Antiques and the Arts, August 2008

Dog Portrait and Crowell Black Duck Lead $3.2 Million Sale
Maine Antiques Digest, September 2008

Articles

Duck, Duck, Goose II: A. Elmer Crowell Decoys Realize High Prices at Auction
WorthPoint Corporation, August 2009

Duck, Duck, Goose: The Superb and Valuable A. Elmer Crowell Decoys
WorthPoint Corporation, June 2009

Illinois River Decoys: From the Collection of Thomas K. Figge by Stephen O'Brien Jr.
Antiques and Fine Art, 2005

A Pictorial Survey of Collectible Decoys by Stephen O'Brien Jr.
Antiques and Fine Art, Holiday 2002

An Introduction to American Sporting Art by Stephen O'Brien Jr.
Antiques and Fine Art, Winter/Spring 2002 

Videos

Stephen O'Brien Shares History of Prized Duck Decoys
NECN.com, June 2009

A Bird In The Hand: Million-Dollar Duck Decoys
NPR: wbur.org, January 2009

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