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Condition: Overall very good condition with minor areas filled in by king's turban and near arms. 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 334

European School painting, Holy Family, 17th c. European School oil on canvas, oval depiction of the Holy Family with Joseph, Mary, Christ child, Elizabeth and infant John the Baptist. Sight: 13-3/4 x 11 oval, Frame: 23-1/2 x 19-1/2. 17th/early 18th century. Newer gilt molded frame. Provenance: Estate of Judge W. Dale Young, Maryville, TN. Condition: Relined. Archival frame and matte. Not examined out of frame. 600.00 - 800.00


Drawing attr. Luciano Borzone, Italian, 17th c. Attributed to Luciano Borzone (Genova 1590-1645), graphite on woven paper, "Flogging of Christ", unsigned. Artist name written later below work. Sight: 9-1/4 x 7, Frame: 18-1/2 x 16. Italian, possibly 17th century. Newer gilt molded frame. Provenance: Estate of Judge W. Dale Young, Maryville, TN. Condition: Overall scattered foxing and toning. Archival matte and frame. 400.00 - 600.00


Italian School oil on panel, Pope Pius V, 17th c. Italian School, Mannerist Style, oil on panel portrait of Pope Pius V (1504-1572), housed in a shadow box frame with a nameplate attributing it to Giorgio Vasari (1511-1574). Panel: 18" H x 13-3/4" W. Shadow box frame: 20" H x 15-3/4" W x 2-5/8" D. Likely executed after the subject, 17th century. Provenance: Estate of Judge W. Dale Young, Maryville, TN. Condition: Panel bowed and reinforced on back. Some vertical cracks on front. 600.00 - 800.00


Continental oil on panel, Young Cleric, 18th c. Mid-18th century Continental Mannerist oil on panel portrait of a young cleric seated at his desk, holding a book and with larger volumes propped on the floor. Latin and Roman numerals are seen to the left of the chair. 19th century gilt carved frame. Sight: 7 x 5-3/4. Frame: 13 x 11-1/2. Provenance: Estate of Judge W. Dale Young, Maryville, TN. Condition: Overall very good condition. Some

diagonal hairline cracks in upper right quadrant. Minor losses to decoration on frame. 500.00 - 800.00 338

Howard Thomas Wood Block, Nauvoo Hollow Howard Wilber Thomas (NC/GA1899-1971) woodblock print titled "Nauvoo Hollow" (located in Alabama) and numbered 25/35. Pencil signed lower right "Howard Thomas". Sight - 6 1/4" H x 7 5/8" W. Framed - 14 5/8" H x 16 3/4" W. Biography (Courtesy Columbus Museum - Georgia): Howard Wilber Thomas, painter, printmaker, and educator, began studying art in 1919 at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In 1930, after several years of teaching high school, he began teaching at Milwaukee State Teachers College. He also directed the Milwaukee Handicraft Program sponsored by the Works Progress Administration in the 1930s. Thomas made his first visit to the South in 1941 and never left. In 1942 he became chair of the art department of the College for Women, University of North Carolina, Greensboro. Soon after, he relocated to Decatur, Georgia, to teach at Agnes Scott College. In 1945 he joined the faculty of the art department of the University of Georgia, where he remained until retiring in 1965. Thomas exhibited extensively throughout his career and won many honors and prizes, including invitations to exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1950 and the Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art at the Whitney Museum in 1958. His later painting technique, which involved the use of natural earth pigments, was documented in a film, "Earth Red: Howard Thomas Paints a Gouache," produced in 1964 with his wife, artist Anne Wall Thomas, and his colleague, James Herbert. Condition: Overall toning, very good condition. 150.00 - 200.00


Larry Harris o/c, New Orleans French Market Larry Harris (New Orleans, 20th Century) Oil on canvas painting depicting the Old French Market in New Orleans. Signed Lower left "Larry Harris 1982." Sight: 29 1/2 H x 23 5/8" W, Framed: 33 5/8" H x 27 3/4" W. Note: Larry Harris is the artist of several of the annual Mardi Gras posters. This painting was given to the consignor by artist, who was a close personal friend. Condition: Overall excellent condition. 500.00 - 800.00

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Case Antiques, Inc. - June 30 2012 Auction Catalog  

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