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Key Van Gogh painting on sale at Tefaf Maastricht
A painting that played a key role in making Vincent van Gogh internationally famous and which was later owned by the American millionaire on whom Ian Fleming modelled his arch-villain Goldfinger is to go on sale at TEFAF Maastricht, the world’s greatest art fair.
Basquiat Auction by Christie’s Is Postponed
The Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat filed a complaint against Christie’s on 4 March, concerning its online sale “Jean-Michel Basquiat: Works From The Collection Of Alexis Adler”. The artist’s two sisters have accused the auction house of offering works for sale that have not been authenticated by the estate, and could therefore potentially be fakes.
Banksy Highlights Bloody Syria Milestone
A special art piece of the mysterious, but world-famous graffiti artist, Banksy, will be projected on the façade of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam on Thursday evening, starting at 19:30, on the Museum square side. The huge projection will be visible for three hours.
Art forger Heyboer case to be prosecuted, galleries off the hook
The 71-year-old man who sold 4,500 forged Anton Heyboer etchings to two gallery owners in Amsterdam will be subpoenaed. The two art galleries who were suspected of selling forged artwork by Anton Heyboer, will not be prosecuted.
Expo not to miss! Arte e Eleganza @ Eduard Planting Gallery Amsterdam
Eduard Planting Gallery proudly presents "Arte e Eleganza," a selection of works by renowned fashion photographer Gian Paolo Barbieri.
TEFAF Beijing not viable at the present time
In March 2013 TEFAF announced that it had entered into exclusive discussions with Sotheby’s to explore the possibility of developing a high-end art fair in China via Sotheby’s Joint Venture in Beijing with GeHua.