By Catherine Schofield Sezgin, ARCA Blog Editor-in-Chief
Collection Inventories account for works in the event of disaster, transition or conservation treatment and are a proactive effort to protect and secure art collections, Mark Durney, ARCA’s Business and Admissions Director, told the audience at ARCA’s third annual International Art Crime Conference on July 10.
Accurate and well-audited inventories may increase the likelihood of recovering missing items.
by Catherine Sezgin, ARCA Blog Editor In 2011, the Saint Louis Art Museum (SLAM) took legal action to keep the Mummy Mask of Lady Ka-nefer-nefer from being taken by the U.S. government on the grounds that authorities knew about the ... Read Post
Caravaggio's Nativity (Palermo) by Catherine Schofield Sezgin, ARCA Blog Editor-in-ChiefDaniel Silva, author of 14 books featuring the art restorer-Israeili assassin Gabriel Alon, features the theft of Caravaggio's Nativity in his n... Read Post