Art News

March 5, 2021

Art Theft, Insurance

Art Theft in Lockdown


Art Theft in Lockdown It has been a common misperception historically that only electronics and jewellery are stolen in South Africa, but art theft, even though not as common, is happening. We have no intention…

March 3, 2021

Insurance

The importance of provenance


The importance of provenance The recent dispute between the auction house Christie’s and the Mexican government has yet again underlined how important a role provenance plays in determining original ownership and authenticity of art works…