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Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals

Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals

Case Antiques, Inc. is based in Knoxville, Tennessee, where our gallery is located, with a satellite office in Nashville, Tennessee – but our reach is worldwide. We conduct cataloged auctions of investment-quality art and antiques under the stewardship of knowledgeable professionals, including three accredited appraisers on staff. We accept consignments of objects of value: single items, large estates, or collections deaccessioned by museums, colleges or universities and other institutions. We work closely with trust officers and estate attorneys, estate executors or other individuals responsible for dispersing estates, as well as museum curators, private collectors seeking to refine or upgrade their collections, and individuals who are downsizing. John Case is the owner, founder and president of Case Antiques, Inc. He has over 20 years experience researching and evaluating American antiques and art, with a specialization in early Southern decorative arts. John is an accredited member of the Appraisers Association of America (AAA), the oldest professional association of personal property appraisers in the United States. John has also completed the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) course and passed the examination. In addition to his appraising credentials, John also holds an auction gallery license from the state of Tennessee (TNGL #5157). John has given lectures on Southern material culture at the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA), the William King Regional Arts Center, the Appraisers Association of America national convention, the International Society of Appraisers national convention, and served as an appraiser for East Tennessee Public Television (ETPtv) and other appraisal events. Case also authored “Regionalism Considerations: A Southern Focus” in the Appraisers Association of America comprehensive handbook, Appraising Art: The Definitive Guide to Appraising the Fine and Decorative Arts. He also served as a contributing editor for the Frist Museum’s Art of Tennessee exhibit in Nashville, Tennessee and has completed a museum graduate course sponsored by the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts at Wake Forest University. Case was appointed and later elected chairman of the Tennessee Executive Residence Preservation Foundation (TERPF).

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Granite Bay, California
Jan 03, 2021
Good packing, very accurate descriptions and pictures of each lotI was very satisfied with my experience with Case Antiques Their auction descriptions and pictures are excellent, their in house packing is convenient and carefully done and email communication and interaction is very efficient. Very good sellers, very good experience.
Chicago, Illinois
Aug 18, 2020
Albany, New York
Aug 16, 2020
Franklin, Tennessee
Aug 02, 2020
Knowledgeable and ReliablePlenty of good photographs and insightful descriptions make this a high-value experience for on internet bidder. Over the years, this has been one of my most pleasant business experiences.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Aug 02, 2020
Accurate listings, quite professional.Accurate listings, quite professional. The auctioneer does not ship, but leaves it to purchasers to arrange for shipping with one of their recommended shippers.
West Hartford, Connecticut
Aug 02, 2020
Kennesaw, Georgia
Aug 01, 2020
Nashville, Tennessee
Aug 01, 2020
First time purchaser and I was extremely pleased with the experience.This is the first item that I have purchased through the auction. I had to call for help on payment and shipping. They were extremely helpful. Everything went just like they said and my item arrived in excellent condition.

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