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ARTFIXdaily News Feed - Thursday, July 16, 2009
A Range of Artistic Styles Offered at Christie’s Prints & Multiples Sale
WorthPoint - July 14th, 2009 17:54

NEW YORK – Christie’s will be presenting its mid-season “Prints & Multiples” sale—comprised of a cross section of movements and styles, this well selected offering includes work by James Jacques Joseph Tissot, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Paul Gauguin, Joan ...Read more

Salander Faces Second Round of Charges
Artinfo - July 14th, 2009 17:48

The rogue art dealer and his former gallery director Leigh Morse are accused of stealing a total of $3 million in art from the estates and foundations of three artists.

Lawrence Salander has already been indicted in an $88 million Ponzi scheme...

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Brooke Astor's Favorite Painting at Heart of Trial

A quintessential American painting, a coastal Maine summer house, one $920,000 yacht, and $60 million earmarked for charity: all enviable assets. And the source of controversy in the much-publicized Astor trial that has languished since April in New York courts.

Socialite Brooke Astor's ...Read more

Sargent's Cornelius Vanderbilt Portrait Returns to Newport
Antiques & the Arts - July 14th, 2009 22:32

Newport, R.I.: A John Singer Sargent portrait of Cornelius Vanderbilt II, painted in 1890, has returned to The Breakers, the former Vanderbilt summer cottage in Newport, a National Historic Landmark maintained by the Preservation ...Read more

Lesters take over London's Olympia
Art Newspaper - July 15th, 2009 15:59

Husband-and-wife team David and Lee Ann Lester of Florida have negotiated with Clarion Events to assume the management of the Olympia International Art & Antiques Fair.

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TEFAF on paper – a new section proposed for TEFAF Maastricht 2010
Release Date: 14 July 2009


Dealers are being invited to apply to take part in a new section specializing in a wide range of works on paper proposed for TEFAF Maastricht 2010, the world’s most influential art and antiques fair. The ...Read more

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