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Case Antiques, Inc. June 30, 2012 6/30/2012 LOT #

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"Squid" Mirror by Richard Sextone Hand forged mild steel and pipe mirror in the form of a squid, by Robert Sextone. Sextone is an artist, wood worker and blacksmith who resides in Putney, Vermont. 37 1/4" H x 16 1/2" W. 20th century. Condition: Overall very good condition 1,000.00 - 2,000.00

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Contemporary Art Pottery Vase Judy Brater Rose Large contemporary art pottery vase by Judy Brater Rose (Knoxville, TN). Large two-handled form with incised decoration, multiple colors and a ruffled rim. 22" H. 20th century. Condition: Excellent condition. 200.00 - 400.00

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3 Alan Hollar burlwood vessels 3 burlwood vessels, all signed on base "Alan Hollar". 1st item: Footed bowl inscribed "Maple Bowl 1805", with original $375 price sticker, 9"H. 2nd item: Footed bowl inscribed "Spalted Birch Bowl 1806", 5-1/2"H. 3rd item: Bowl inscribed "Cherry Bowl 1805", 4"H x 7" diameter. Note: Allen Holler is a contemporary woodworker based in Newland, NC. Provenance: Collierville, TN estate. Condition: All in excellent condition. 250.00 - 450.00

Ingrid Bergman signed Letter & Photos Swedish Movie Actress Ingrid Bergman signed letter, dated March 11, 1945, written to Captain Raymond T. Swenson from Bergmen regarding a visit to his parents farm in Minnesota. The Swenson family farm, Glenwater Farms, was selected as a typical Swedish-American farm for Bergman to visit in February 1945 and while there she learned of Major Swenson's service in the military. The letter reads, "Not long ago I visited your home in Minnesota and we talked so much about the boys that were not at home, so I wanted to send you a little greeting - though we don't know each other. Your parents and brothers are such grand people, it makes me very proud to be a Swede too and I hope you"ll soon be back with them. Good Luck! Ingrid Bergman". This lot also includes the original envelope, two photos of Bergman taken during her visit to the farm, and a newspaper article discussing Major Swenson's return home and the Ingrid Bergman visit to his family's farm. Biography: Captain Raymond Swenson was an American bomber pilot during WWII. While in route to Pearl Harbor, his plane was destroyed in the attack, making him the first American pilot shot down in WWII. Condition: Tape residue to edges of photos and newspaper clipping. Folds and toning to letter. 500.00 700.00

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Francis Faragoh Portrait by John Decker Gouache, charcoal and ink portrait of the American screenwriter Francis Faragoh by John Decker (American, 1895 - 1947). Signed and dated lower left "John Decker 1931". Unframed. Paper measures - 22" H x 14" W. Biography (Courtesy of Stephen C. Jordan, Esq) - John Decker was a painter, caricaturist, and sculptor. Born in Germany, he immigrated to America in 1922 and worked as a caricaturist for the New York Evening World in New York. In 1928 Decker left New York for Hollywood, where he befriended-- and drew-- numerous celebrities. Provenance: estate of Francis Edward Faragoh (1898-1966), American screenwriter. Faragoh was born in Hungary and immigrated to America in the early 1900s, eventually moving to Hollywood, where he wrote for twenty films between 1929 and 1947. In 1931 he was nominated for the Academy Award for best writing, adaptation for "Little

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3 pieces Correia Art Glass 1st item: Round form iridescent aurene glass perfume bottle with swirl form stopper, signed Correia and CAG 1997 on base, very good condition, 4"H. 2nd item: Tall iridescent aurene glass perfume bottle with swirl form stopper, signed Correia 1997 on base, two minute flakes to side, 7"H. 3rd item: Colorless blown glass vase with iridescent sparkles, tapering footed form, signed on base Correia PB 1997, excellent condition, 7"H. Note: Correia Art Glass, located in Santa Monica, California, is a small family-owned glass studio founded in 1973 by nationally recognized glass artist Steven V. Correia. Condition: All items in excellent condition except where noted in description. 100.00 - 200.00

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Case Antiques, Inc. - June 30 2012 Auction Catalog  

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