International art trade and the law (Volume 243)
(539 words)

Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law

Volume: 243

Brill | Nijhoff, Leiden | Boston, 1993

Abstract

Unlike other goods, a work of art is unique. As Kurt Siehr, Professor at the University of Zurich points out, this explains to a large extent the legal problems attached to the international art trade. Professor Siehr outlines these problems, first paying attention to the art trade in fakes, wrongly attributed works of art and works of art of dubious provenance. The author then raises the proble…

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Siehr, Kurt, “International art trade and the law (Volume 243)”, in: Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague Academy of International Law. Consulted online on 11 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-8096_pplrdc_ej.9780792332831.009_292>
First published online: 1993



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