Private Art Collection of Don Heckman

Liddick Auction Services Inc


Date(s) 4/1/2024 - 4/18/2024

Online Bidding only will closed April 18, 2024 beginning at 6:00pm

Past Auction
Online-Only Auction
Shipping Available
Bidding Notice:

ONLINE BIDDING ONLY! Pick-Up Available: Friday, April 19, 2024 after 12:00noon. Winning bidders will receive more information with their invoice.

Auction Information
Name Private Art Collection of Don Heckman
Type Online-Only Auction
Date(s) 4/1/2024 - 4/18/2024
Auction Date/Time Info
Online Bidding only will closed April 18, 2024 beginning at 6:00pm
Preview Date/Time Please be sure to review photos for lot quality and condition. For the privacy of the family, a preview day will not be hosted.
Checkout Date/Time Checkout and Pickup will be available Friday, April 19, 2024 after 12:00noon. Winning bidders will received more information with their invoice. As always, other arrangements can be made on an individual basis.
Buyer Premium None
From the Private Collection of Donald Heckman Wildlife Art & Turkey Call Auction - Part 1 100+ Pieces of Artwork & 10 Turkey Calls Don was an avid outdoorsman and wildlife conservationist who shared his love of the outdoors with his family and many friends across the country! His generosity, dedication, and large spirit spilled into every part of his life. He participated on boards, committees, and held various levels of membership in the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF), PA Chapter of the NWTF (PA NWTF), Michaux-Yellow Breeches Local Chapter PA NWTF, PA Sportsmen's Coalition, Mechanicsburg Sportsmen's Club, National Rifle Association (NRA), PA Outdoor Writers Association (POWA), PA Association of Sportsmen's Clubs, Ned Smith Center of Nature and Art, and the PA Forestry Association, among other wildlife conservation organizations. Don served on the Governor's Sportsmen's Advisory Council and enjoyed working on conservation programs with the Pennsylvania Game Commission, especially the PA NWTF Wild Turkey Management Program. He received multiple awards and honors, including the Wild Turkey Bourbon Rare Breed Society Award for Outstanding NWTF Volunteer Service, Roger M. Latham Sportsman's Service Award, C.B. McLeod Distinguished Service Award, PA NWTF Lifetime Achievement Award, and a Citation Award from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania House of Representatives for 25 years of service to Pennsylvania Wildlife Conservation, among others. This is the first of several auctions of Don's vast private collection of wildlife art and turkey box calls. This auction includes artwork from a variety of artists including: Robert Bateman, Herb Booth, M. Girio Brummett, Guy Coheleach, Vivi Crandall, Bud Erich, Dan Feaser, Mario Fernandez, Nancy Glazier, Owen Gromme, David Hagerbraumer, Jim Kasper, Rob Keck, James Killen, Michele Kortbawi, RL Kothenbeutel, George LaVanish, Lee LeBlanc, Steve Leonardi, Eddie LeRoy, George Losch, David Maass, Laura Mark-Finberg, Ralph McDonald, Paul McGeehee, Norman Miller Jr., Rosemary Millette, Mark Twain Noe, Jack Paluh, Richard Plasscheart, Gerald Putt, Maynard Reece, Sherrie Russell, John Sidelinger, Michael Sieve, Larry Smail, Ned Smith, Bob Sopchick, Ray Thorley, Sam Timm, Larry Toschik, Mike Watson, & Larry Zack! An offering of Ten Turkey Calls includes box calls from: Scott Basehore, Paul's Calls, & Cody Calls! Don's family has entrusted Liddick Auction Services Inc to conduct an Online-Only Auction. Please visit: to see the complete catalog, view photos of all lots, and bid! Bidding will open Tuesday, April 2, 2024 and close Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 6:00pm. Purchases are available for pickup OR shipping! Please visit the website for additional information and a full list of Terms & Conditions.
Bidder Terms & Conditions for online auctions 1) By registering for the auction, you agree to adhere to the terms and conditions for this auction as set forth herein. 2) All items are sold as-is, where-is with no warranty or guarantee of any kind. Bidders may or may NOT have had the opportunity to inspect items being sold or offered for sale, but hereby agree that upon being determined the winning bidder, they are purchasing the item(s) in its present condition at the time of the close of the auction. *Coins-authenticiy is guarenteed, grade is NOT guarenteed. Should you doubt the authenticity of the coin, you pay your bill, Auctioneer retains the coin for authentication, upon successful authentication, you pay the slabbing fee.* 3) All purchases MUST be paid in-full at the completion of the auction and before items are removed from the auction site and/or shipped. 4) All purchases must be paid for with cash, check, or money order in USD made payable to 'Liddick Auction Services Inc' prior to or upon pickup or shipment. Credit Cards may be used for purchases, subject to a 4% processing fee and approval must be received prior to shipment or pickup. Payment arrangements must be made with the auctioneer and not through a third-party vendor. 5) Bidders will be responsible for shipping charges including but not limited to postage, insurance, freight, packaging, shipping, & handling. Shipping is subject to the Auctioneer's discretion. Auctioneer will decide what platform is used for shipment (i.e. USPS, UPS, FedEx, etc.). 6) All purchases may be subject to Pennsylvania State Sales Tax. 7) Bidders will receive an emailed invoice within 72 hours after the close of the auction. 8) Auctioneer is NOT responsible for damage that may occur throughout shipment, the Buyer assumes all responsibility for shipments. 9) No refunds, returns, or exchanges will be issued. ALL sales are final! 10) Bidder assumes responsibility for their Bidder's Number and Bidding Account, please be sure to protect your passwords as any and ALL lots that are won by your account are billed to you. 11) Merchandise that is NOT paid in full within 30 days after the auction becomes the property of the auctioneer. The Auctioneer may then resell the item(s) with you as the original winning bidder being liable for any cost or loss sustained on the resale. However, should the item(s) sell for a price greater than your bid, you will NOT be subject to receive any compensation. 12) All measurements, sizes, weights, etc. are approximate. 13) Some items being sold and/or offered for sale are subject to minimum bids and/or reserves. 14) Bidders will be held responsible for any and all legal fees that may be incurred by the auctioneer as a result of legal action taken by a bidder/buyer. All legal claims are to be filed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. 15) All purchases are subject to a 2% online bidding fee.
Your bid must adhere to the bid increment schedule.
Bid Amount Bid Increment
0.00 - 9.00 0.50 USD
9.01 - 29.00 1.00 USD
29.01 - 47.50 2.50 USD
47.51 - 145.00 5.00 USD
145.01 - 990.00 10.00 USD
990.01 - 2,475.00 25.00 USD
2,475.01 - 4,950.00 50.00 USD
4,950.01 - 9,999,999.99 100.00 USD
Currency USD
Buyer Premium None
Payment Terms
Payments by cash or money order upon pickup! Credit card payments must be made prior to pickup or shipment!
Pick up will be available Friday, April 19, 2024 after 12:00noon. Shipping will be calculated and added to your total BY REQUEST! As always, other arrangements can be made on an individual basis.