The Art of Transportation, Part 2
The background of the Rick Ralston collection, Art of Transportation
By Rick Ralston
COMING FROM Hawaii, standing in line at Brimfield at 6:30 AM, 45 degrees felt chilly. My hands were wrapped around with a big cup of hot coffee waiting in line with other enthusiastic antique collectors for the first field gate to open at 7:00 AM.
The highway coming into Brimfield was backed up for miles with eager flea market shoppers from nearby states. None had traveled as far as I.