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2010-09-13 07:24:00

PARIS, September 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- France's major economic newspaper Les Echos reports, in an article by Martine Robert, having had access to the famous report on the Paris auction place commissioned by French Minister for Justice after the Savoyards scandal.

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2010-08-26 06:47:16

Personal effects and science equipment belonging to a physicist who accompanied Captain Robert Falcon Scott on his ill-fated expedition to Antarctica will be put up for sale in London next month.

2010-08-05 10:00:00

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) recently lent its security expertise as a consultant and integrator for a security infrastructure upgrade at the North American headquarters of world-renowned Christie's Auction House.

2010-06-04 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the call by an Italian prosecutor for the return of three lots due to be auctioned in New York. The seizure of a major photographic dossier in the Geneva Freeport continues to have an impact for those seeking to sell antiquities.

2010-06-02 10:17:00

DENVER, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- After more than three decades, the Roy Rogers - Dale Evans Museum closed this past December for financial reasons.

2010-02-18 10:13:00

PARIS, February 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Following the press release of Tuesday 9 February 2010 in which Artprice openly explained the claim brought by Christie's, Artprice hereby emphatically declares that it is launching penal proceedings based on Article L.465-2 of the French Monetary and Financial Code and confirms the statements made by Artprice in the weekend Financial Times of 14 February 2010.

2010-02-09 02:22:00

PARIS, February 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With complete transparency, Artprice, represented by its founder Thierry Ehrmann, hereby wishes to inform its 18,000 shareholders and the markets that Christie's Manson and Woods Ltd, Christie's France SAS and Christie's France SNC have launched a civil claim concerning our use of their sales catalogues and corporate identities (which they consider a "brand") and what they call acts of "parasitism" in using the announcements and results of their...

2010-01-08 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the trends in the sale of antiquities over the last decade. Swansea archaeologist David Gill has been analyzing the sale of antiquities in New York since 1999.

2009-08-24 16:28:57

Auction house Christie's in New York said a London artist's bronze sculpture of a cardboard box is expected to fetch $30,000 when it goes on sale next month. The auctioneers said Brillo 5, a cardboard box created by artist Gavin Turk, is expected to sell for at least $30,000 during the postwar and contemporary art sale Sept.

2009-04-03 06:47:00

PARIS, April 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- According to Thierry Ehrmann, Artprice's founder, "art market history will remember 2008 as a turning point, switching from speculative euphoria to sharp contraction.


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