Restitution of colonial art

Do colonial artefacts from 55 African countries have to be returned by museums in the Netherlands and beyond? If so, what is the (legal) basis for restitution? Since the recent …

Rules of online art auctions

Does your auction house provide online art auctions? Is art being auctioned to consumers via your website? In this event your online auction platform has to meet strict requirements. What …

Rules for selling art online

Do you sell art to consumers via a webshop? Keep in mind that strict rules are in place for this. What are the requirements you have to fulfil as an …

Droit de suite

When is resale right required to be paid? Who can invoke the droit de suite? Who has to pay? And what is the amount that has to be paid? When …

Warranties by art experts

During the past few years, the art world was startled by a number of different forgery cases. Think, for instance, of the fake Frans Hals painting, forger Wolfgang Beltracchi, and …