Legislative Changes: Expert Art Opinions and Authenticity of Art

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Laws for art authenticity

It is vital to understand how the law affects buyers and sellers of art. Over the past several years various authorities or artist experts have ceased authenticating works of art as a means of protecting themselves from lawsuits.  Recently, there have been movements to change the New York Arts and Cultural Affairs Law. This law outlines several things, including protections … Read More

How to Tell a Reproduction from an Original Painting: Art Authentication

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Authentication Art

Art authentication is important for any collector. Just like with antique furniture, reproduction paintings are USUALLY more commonplace than the highly coveted original pieces they’re based off of. Different from an original print, in which the artist creates a master image and prints the copy himself, a reproduction is a work that is created using the same medium as the … Read More