Report: What Has Emerged From the Latest Symposium on Provenance Research?
Nearly 200 people met together on Monday, November 7, in the auditorium of the Institut National d'Histoire de l'Art, for a study morning on "Provenance Research: A New Requirement for the Art Market". For Alexandre Giquello, president of Drouot Patrimoine, "we need to create virtuous dynamics.”© Photo Cyril Bailleul "Provenance research can no longer be ignored!" was the leitmotiv of this morning's session co-organized by INHA (National Institute of Art History), Drouot and the Conseil des Ventes (Auction Market Authority). Stakeholders from the art market, academia and the spheres of law, research and expertise provided an overview of this highly topical issue,