Uk art auctions

No justice for victims of fraud who receive poor service from police, watchdog says

Too many victims of fraud still receive “bad service” from the police and are denied justice, according to a watchdog. People are more likely to be victims of fraud than any other crime and the problem has worsened during the coronavirus pandemic, said Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Police and Fire …

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Indian art consultant Dev Bhojwani shares 7 tips for collectors, from avoiding fakes to spotting bias among advisors

Vishni Art Advisors and Consultants is not for everyone and they are proud of it. The London-based consultancy specializing in contemporary Indian art believes that uniqueness is what sets it apart. Founded by Dev Bhojwani, VAA&C aims to offer objective, researched and straightforward advice to potential and existing investors in …

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British author Neil Gaiman joins Spoonfuls of Northland talent for Great Plate ’21 Quarry Arts Center fundraiser

British author Neil Gaiman holds a plate designed by his son, while Great Plate coordinator and gallery manager Hannah Mitchell presents Gaiman’s design. Photo / Supplied An international bestselling author added his twist to this year’s annual fundraiser for the Quarry Arts Center in Whangārei. Popular British writer and television …

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Staubach and Pearson re-connect in digital project Hail Mary

DALLAS (AP) – Roger Staubach and Drew Pearson are always open to new ways to commemorate their famous Hail Mary touchdown that gave the Dallas Cowboys a playoff victory over the Minnesota Vikings in 1975. Nothing says “new” quite like a digital collector’s item known by a term that may …

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Swords of Stansted sells charity shop for £ 5 to £ 4,750

A £ 5 bargain at a charity shop that turned out to be a rare piece of maritime memorabilia auctioned off in Stansted for £ 4,750. The unpretentious poster purchased from Epping was a theatrical advertisement printed on board HMS Solved during his Arctic expedition in the 1850s. The bargain …

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Rostrum auction house opens in Holt

The man behind a new auction house is hoping to deliver something different for North Norfolk. Olly Webb, 41, has just opened a consignment office for The Rostrum Auctioneers and Valuers next to Webbs Jewelers in Holt’s High Street. Mr Webb said he was excited about the new venture, which …

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Saturday July 17, 2021 – La Minute Monocle

THE INTERROGATOR / JOSEF KAISER Turn the table After taking over the chairmanship and management of Danish furniture brand Fritz Hansen in 2019, Josef Kaiser moved to Copenhagen. It was a change from what he was used to, having worked for years for furniture designer Vitra as sales manager at …

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Commercial asset auctioneers aim to take off with airport site expansion

A Doncaster auction house, recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in Europe, has taken up new premises near the airport. NCM Auctions specializes in the divestiture of commercial assets and has expanded into a 13,500 square foot industrial facility on Kestral Court. Ranked 36th in the Financial Times …

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The “Prince of Watches” goes under the hammer in Ripon

A RARE vintage watch that in its day would have cost about the same price as a new car should turn heads when it goes under the hammer next week. The Rolex Prince of Ghent stretcher watch carries a price estimate of £ 4000-6000 and, due to its rarity and …

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Jan De Nul signs third contract with Dogger Bank Wind Farm

Dogger Bank Wind Farm and Jan De Nul Group announce the signing of the final contract for the transport and installation of 87 14 MW GE Haliade-X offshore wind turbines. Dogger Bank C, up to 200 km off the Yorkshire coast, is Dogger Bank’s third wind farm awarded to Jan …

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