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Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals

Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals

Case Auctions 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 founder and president of Case Auctions, Inc. and co-owns the company with his wife, Stephanie. He has over 20 years of 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, and maintains current with the Appraisal Foundation's Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) requirements. John has lectured on Southern material culture at Colonial Williamsburg, the Museum of Early Decorative Arts (MESDA), the William King Regional Arts Center, the Appraisers Association of America national convention, and the International Society of Appraisers national convention. He also authored "Regionalism Considerations: A Southern Focus" in the Appraisers Association of America handbook, APPRAISING ART: THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO APPRAISING THE FINE AND DECORATIVE ARTS. John was a contributing editor for the First Museum's ART OF TENNESSEE exhibit in Nashville and was appointed to the Tennessee Executive Residence Preservation Foundation (TERPF) in 2012, and was later elected chairman. John continues to lead the Tennessee Executive Residence task force which works closely with the First Lady of Tennessee and the State Museum to acquire and manage art, furniture, and objects of historic significance to enrich the Tennessee Executive Residence (also known as the Governor's Mansion), with particular emphasis on objects with a Tennessee provenance. John is currently a member of the Museum of Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA) advisory board. John grew up around his family's antiques and estate sale business in Kingsport, TN. He earned a degree in Biomedical/Biochemical engineering from Duke University and worked in that field while continuing to consult with his family's antique and estate sale business, completing a museum graduate course sponsored by MESDA at Wake Forest University. In 2005, he decided to follow his lifelong interest in art, antiques, and technology to open an auction firm using the latest technology to provide worldwide marketing and bidder participation.

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Bidder Reviews for Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals (252)

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Plainfield, NJ

Oct 18, 2022
Thrilled with this purchase.
All went very smoothly and in house shipping great.
John Hardy Sterling & Aquamarine Bracelet

Norfolk, MA

Sep 17, 2022
safety and the correct item shipped
excellent commination, great shipping and fast, couldn't be happier. I would recommend highly
10 Decorative Enamel & Cased Glass Items

Huntsville, AL

Jul 30, 2022
A little vague in dating, but accurate descriptions
So far this auction house seems to get the most interesting stuff in the tristate area. There are a couple auction houses in Georgia that get good things from time to time, but I definitely recommend checking Case out.
Asian Crackle Glaze Vase, Yamanaka & Co.

Baton Rouge, LA

Jul 23, 2022
Very Nice to Deal With-
Could Not Have been A Better Experience!!!! Excellent!!!!
Small Alexander Drysdale O/B Louisiana Landscape Painting

Taipei City, TW

May 27, 2022
Good communication
Good seller
Small Chinese Ink Stone & Bronze Censer, 2 items

Sussex, WI

Feb 20, 2022
very good
very good
58 Baccarat Rose Tiente Table Items

Huntsville, AL

Feb 19, 2022
Good auction
Did local pickup. Items as expected. Answered questions.
3 Delft Items, incl. Violin and 2 Vases

Shenyang, CN

Feb 19, 2022
Professional and helpful
Honest and nice people work here, highly recommend!
Signed Chinese Ram Form Bronze Lamp

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