Coin Collectors Sue State Department Over Import Rules
Date: 19 Nov 2007 | Views: 3714
Three organizations representing coin collectors and dealers have filed a lawsuit against the State Department demanding greater disclosure of how the government makes decisions on the import of ancient artifacts from abroad. More...
Can Museums Be Corrupted By Commecial Galleries?
Date: 19 Nov 2007 | Views: 182447
TAKASHI MURAKAMI’S “Oval Buddha,” a shiny new 19-foot-tall platinum and aluminum sculpture that looms large over his current retrospective at the Museum of Contemporary Art here, was originally supposed to be sent from Japan by boat. More...
19th Century European Paintings at Sotheby's London
Date: 19 Nov 2007 | Views: 5072
The morning’s Greek Sale achieved an outstanding total of £8,163,725/€11,584,360 (pre-sale estimate was £4,135,000-6,078,000) which represents the highest total ever achieved at any auction house for a sale in this category. More...
Sotheby's Fall 2007 Sale of Latin American Art
Date: 19 Nov 2007 | Views: 3272
On the evening of November 20 and morning of November 21, 2007, Sotheby’s will offer an impressive selection of Latin American Art, highlighted by the groundbreaking triptych, Et At It (lot 15, est. $2.5/3.5 million), by the Chilean artist Matta. More...